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The ACC Top 10 30-Somethings award program recognises in-house counsel trailblazers for their innovation, global perspectives, advocacy efforts, pro bono and community service work.

Nomination Deadline: Nominations must be received by 3 February, 2023.

Eligibility: In-house counsel must be between the ages of 30 and 39 at the time of the nomination and demonstrate outstanding achievement in their profession. Self-nomination is acceptable.

Awards: The 10 winners will be presented their awards at the 2023 ACC Corporate Counsel University®. Winners will also have special opportunities as speakers, authors, and mentors for ACC. The awards are graciously sponsored by Saul Ewing LLP.

Criteria for selection: The nominee has added value to his or her legal department, organisation/company, and/or the in-house community through:

  • Innovation
  • Anticipating or proactively preventing challenges
  • A well-rounded perspective/thinking beyond legal
  • Advocacy efforts, participation in cases that champion the in-house community, and/or advancing diversity in the profession
  • Pro bono and/or community service work

Judging: Past award recipients and in-house peers act as judges.


Looking for inspiration? Watch this video or read about the 2022 winners.

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