Awards

2017

Australasian Law Awards

Individual and firm awards 

Deal awards 

Australian Retail Banking Awards

Australian Workplace Equality Index Awards

Best Lawyers Australia

Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 Awards

Two Clayton Utz winners  

Three Clayton Utz finalists

Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards

 

Clayton Utz has been shortlisted for 14 accolades at the 2017 Lawyers Weekly Australian law Awards.

Individual Awards

  • Rob Cutler - Managing Partner of the Year
  • Julie Levis - Dealmaker of the Year
  • Andrew Walker - Dealmaker of the Year
  • Stuart Byrne - Partner of the Year
  • Jennifer Harris - Special Counsel of the Year
  • Eugene Tan - Senior Associate of the Year
  • David Foong - Young Gun of the Year

 Firm and Team Awards

  • Law Firm of the Year
  • Employee Program of the Year
  • Banking and Finance Team of the Year
  • Dispute Resolution Team of the Year
  • Government Team of the Year
  • Intellectual Property Team of the Year
  • Property Team of the Year

Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards

Three Clayton Utz winners:

National Infrastructure Awards by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia (IPA)

Partnership Awards

  • Best Transit Project – High Capacity Metro Trains
  • Projects Grand Prix – High Capacity Metro Trains

Who's Who Legal

  • Australian Firm of the Year

2016

ACT Women Lawyers Awards

Australian Retail Banking Awards

Australian Workplace Equality Index Awards

  • Achievement Award

Australasian Law Awards

Australasian Lawyer

  • Innovative Firm

Best Lawyers Australia

FAACI Business Awards

  • Corporate Innovation Award - CU SAFE

Financial Review Client Choice Awards

FT (Financial Times) Innovative Lawyers Awards

  • CU SAFE - Innovation in use of technology (Commended)

IFLR Asia Awards

IPA National Infrastructure Awards

Law Institute of Victoria 

Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards

Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 Awards

  • Peonie Gebbie named a winner in the Government category at the 30 Under 30 awards

Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards

Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards

  • Dealmaker of the Year Award – Julie Levis 
  • Mentor of the Year Award – Jennifer Harris

Legal Innovation Index by Lexis Nexis and Janders Dean

Lawtech Awards

  • Security and Risk Management Award 

Partnerships Award

Project Finance International (PFI) Awards 

 Queensland Law Society Equity and Diversity Awards

WGEA Employer of Choice

Who's Who Legal

  • Australian Firm of the Year

2015

ASIAN-MENA Counsel Deal of the Year Awards

  • China Investment Corporation's acquisition of Investa Portfolio
  • Acquisition of Toll Holdings Limited by Japan Post Holdings

Australasian Law Awards

  • Australian Large Law Firm of the Year
  • Equity Market Deal of the Year - Medibank Private IPO 
  • Property, Infrastructure and Projects Deal of the Year - nbn and Telstra Renegotiation of Agreements to Rollout the National Broadband Network

Australian Red Cross

Best Lawyers Australia

  • 167 CU partners listed and 12 partners singled out as 'Lawyer of the Year' in their specialisations

Euromoney LMG Women Asia Women in Business Law Awards

  • CU partners Kathy Santikos and Karen Trainor finalists for Best Lawyer awards

Global PERE Awards

  • China Investment Corporation's purchase of Investa Property Trust - Deal of the Year (Asia)

IPA National Infrastructure Awards 

  • North West Rail Link Operations, Trains and Systems PPP - Government Partnerships Excellence Award 
  • Legacy Way - Project of the Year 
  • Ravenhall Prison project - Advisory Excellence Award 
  • North Connect - Financial Excellence Award 

Law Institute of Victoria 

Lawyers Weekly

  • Australian Law Awards
    • Real Estate national practice group - awarded Property Team of the Year
    • Public Sector national practice group – awarded Government Team of the Year
  • Women in Law Awards Eight CU finalists:
    • Alison Kennedy - Senior Associate of the Year
    • Isobelle Watts - Young Gun of the Year
    • Jennifer Harris - Special Counsel of the Year
    • Kate Jordan - Executive of the Year
    • Lauren Scott - Marketing Communications Executive of the Year 
    • Nikki Robinson - Partner of the Year 
    • Shae McCartney and Claire Smith - Thought Leader of the Year 
  • 30 Under 30 Awards Three CU finalists:
    • James Neil - Intellectual Property
    • Nathan Moy - Workplace Relations, Employment & Safety
    • Prue Warner - Energy & Resources

Mining Journal (UK)

Project Finance International Awards

  • Toowoomba Second Range Crossing -  Asia-Pacific Road Deal of the Year

Property Council of Australia (WA Division) Future Directions Young Achiever Awards

WGEA Employer of Choice

Women Lawyers Association of Queensland (WLAQ) Annual Awards

  • Kathryn Pacey - Woman Lawyer of the Year (finalist) 

Who's Who Legal 100 

2014

ASIAN-MENA COUNSEL Deal of the Year Awards 

  • North West Rail Link project

Best Lawyers Australia 

Euromoney LMG Women in Business Law Awards 

Lawyers Weekly

Project Finance International Awards 

  • North West Rail Link project - Asia-Pacific Transport Deal of the Year

Telstra ACT Young Business Woman of the Year 

WGEA Employer of Choice

Who's Who Legal 100

  • Australian Firm of the Year

2013

ALB Australasian Law Awards

  • Corporate Citizen Firm of the Year (finalist)
  • Employee Health & Wellbeing Award (finalist)
  • Innovative Use of Technology Award (finalist)

Best Lawyers Australia 

Euromoney LMG Women in Business Law Awards

Fairfax CFO Awards

IFLR Asia Awards

  • Acquisition of Spotless by Pacific Equity Partners - Private Equity Deal of the Year (finalist)
  • Ichthys LNG Financing - Project Finance Deal of the Year (finalist)

NSW Law & Justice Foundation Pro Bono Partnership Award

Project Finance International

Who's Who Legal 100

2012

ASIAN-MENA COUNSEL Deal of the Year Awards

  • APLNG Curtis Island project 

ALB Australasian Law Awards

Best Lawyers Australia

Brisbane Lord Mayor's Business Awards

BRW Client Choice Awards

  • Law Firm of the Year, Revenue > $200m (finalist)

Capital CFO Awards

Chambers Asia Pacific Awards

  • Australian Firm of the Year (finalist)

Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Agency (EOWA)

Euromoney LMG Australasia Women in Business Law Awards

Insto Award

Myer Supplier of the Year Awards

2011

Australian Human Resources Institute Awards

Australian HR Awards

  • Best Health and Wellbeing Strategy (finalist)

ALB Australasian Law Awards

BRW Client Choice Awards

CFO DealBook Awards

Children's Cancer Institute Australia

Euromoney LMG Asia Women in Business Law Awards

  • Best Lawyer award for Karen O'Flynn 

Insto Award

Law & Justice Foundation Pro Bono Partnership Award 

Myer Supplier of the Year Awards

National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) Patron's Award

  • Most Promising Newcomer Award (Partnering with Passion category)

National Infrastructure Awards

  • Advisory Excellence Award: The New Royal Adelaide Hospital Project
  • Government Partnership Excellence Award: The M2 Motorway Upgrade
  • Project of the Year Award: The Gateway Upgrade Project