Jessica Rippon, Principal Solicitor and Director of Construction Legal has been named as a finalist in the Women in Law Awards 2023 for Thought Leader of the Year.
The Women in Law Awards is the most highly regarded awards program across Australia recognising exceptional women in the Australian legal industry. This prestigious national awards program presents an exceptional opportunity for leading women to showcase their achievements, attract more clients, and propel their careers on top of giving them the recognition they deserve.
The finalist list announced on Tuesday, 3 October 2023 features over 276 high-achieving professionals across 29 submission-based categories.
Securing a place as a finalist is widely recognised as a remarkable achievement in the legal industry. It signifies the resolute determination and steadfast commitment of individuals, teams and firms playing a pivotal role in propelling the industry forward.
Lawyers Weekly news editor, Lauren Croft, offered her congratulations to all finalists.
“This awards program is the biggest and best celebration of Australian women in law. To be named as a finalist is a massive achievement in and of itself,” she said.
“From students and grads to GCs and managing partners, women across the board are inspiring the entire profession with their extraordinary work and the Women in Law Awards is a recognition of that.
“Congratulations to all the finalists and Lawyers Weekly is looking forward to revealing the winners later this year.”
Jessica said she was humbled to be recognised and proud to be named as a finalist in the Women in Law Awards 2023.
“Jessica has taken great strides to champion positive change and innovation in the construction industry, with a passionate emphasis on education and advice” she added.