Go To Court Lawyers is proud to announce that one of our Legal Practice Directors, Sylvie Maranis, has been named a finalist in the Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards 2020 in the category of Wellness Advocate of the Year. Sylvie works in our Melbourne office, where she where she is responsible for overseeing the professional staff of Go To Court Lawyers.
The Women in Law Awards are regarded as one of the Australian legal profession’s most prestigious accolades. The awards pinpoint professional development and innovation, showcasing the individuals and firms which are leading the way in the industry.
Award recipients represent a true cross-section of the legal industry, recognising the contributions of the profession’s most senior ranks through to its rising stars.
The finalist list, which was announced on 4 November 2020, features over 260 high-achieving female legal professionals across 31 submission-based categories.
“The Women in Law Awards is one of the most joyous events we host at Lawyers Weekly, celebrating those who have broken down the barriers to achieve success within their respective careers,” said Lawyers Weekly editor Emma Ryan.
“This year has been one of the most challenging on record for legal professionals, so it’s great to have this opportunity to shine a spotlight on those who are going above and beyond to offer outstanding service and support for the benefit of their clients, firms, organisations and the Australian community at large.
“On behalf of the team, thank you so much for your continued efforts. We wish you all the best and look forward to celebrating your achievements on the night.”
Sylvie Maranis said: “I am elated to be a finalist in the 2020 Women in Law Awards in the category of Wellness Advocate of the Year. Wellness has been a subject I have long been passionate about given the staggering rates of anxiety and depression within the legal industry. I look forward to seeing continued developments and initiatives to promote wellness within our industry.”