Lexpert® Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40
2016 Nomination Form

Nomination Form Instructions: (Nomination Period is now closed)

  • A separate nomination form is required for each nominee.
  • If you have questions regarding the nomination process, please contact Editor-in-Chief Jean Cumming at jean.cumming@thomsonreuters.com.
  • In the event that multiple nomination forms are received for a nominee, Lexpert® will forward one of the forms to the Board.
  • Please be advised that any information submitted on these forms, including but not restricted to financial data and client names, may be published in Lexpert magazine and/or in Rising Stars print and audio-visual materials.
  • Nominations are to be sent electronically via this website and must reach Lexpert® by July 11, 2016.

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Nomination Criteria:

Deals, Cases and/or Files - He/she has an outstanding track record of success relative to others in his/her field and at a notably high level of complexity. Please provide examples:(2000 characters limit)
* Recognized Leader - Provide examples of his/her community involvement and leadership in pro bono work and/or his/her involvement in professional or other organizations:(850 characters limit)
* Contribution to Success - He/she has demonstrated their value to the firm, department or company by pro-activity in client service, excellent client development and/or other ways, as evidenced by:(850 characters limit)
* Business Acumen - He/she has demonstrated his/her ability to focus on the central legal needs/issues within the context of his/her business or client's business and the larger relevant competitive realities, as evidenced by:(1750 characters limit)
* Adaptable to Change - He/she is highly flexible and responsive to change. Often he/she anticipates, initiates and leads change efforts. He/she is planning and visioning for lawyering of the future as evidenced by:(850 characters limit)
* Education, Awards and Affiliations of Note - Please provide highlights:(850 characters limit)
* Team Player - He/she is highly skilled at synchronizing the efforts and work of multiple players and generous in sharing the most interesting work. He/she recognizes his/her colleagues for successful results and is respectful and civil in all dealings. Please provide example(s):
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