Premium independent law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth was recognised for dedication to the advancement of women at the inaugural Australasia Women in Business Law Awards held in Sydney last night, winning two awards.

Partner Odette Gourley was recognised as a leading female business practitioner winning the award for the “Best in IP Litigation” and the Corrs Brisbane office was recognised winning the “City Award – Brisbane”.

The Women in Business Law event recognises the efforts in advancing women in the legal profession and includes individual practice areas and firms throughout the region.

The awards celebrated the best initiatives for gender diversity, innovation, mentoring, work-life balance, pro bono work and talent management.

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