PODCAST SERIES: 30 Under 30 Law Awards

Author Hayden Gordine
May 12, 2020

Lawyers Weekly, in partnership with Taylor Root, principal partner of this year’s 30 Under 30 Law Awards, conducted a series of podcasts showcasing the finalists across a multitude of categories from this year’s awards, including:-

Lawyers Weekly editor Emma Ryan, along with Hayden Gordine, Partner Taylor Root Australia, facilitates the podcasts and discussion with the finalists.

Part 1 of the 3 Part series interviews two of the Banking & Finance category finalists, Martin Nguyen from Gadens and Andia Javidirad from EY. 

Martin and Andia discuss their current journey working in their chosen sector, and how it feels to be nominated as finalists in this year’s awards.

Hayden also takes the opportunity to discuss the importance of the awards to the team at Taylor Root as well as the issues impacting lawyers in the current economic climate.https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14266793/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/backward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/58b6de/

Part 2 of the 3 Part series interviews two Construction & Infrastructure category finalists, Danika Kuczerepa from King & Wood Mallesons and Katherine Agapitos from Clayton Utz.

Danika and Katherine share how they feel having gained recognition as part of the upcoming awards, discuss the trends that they are seeing for their clients amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and how they expect the sector to change in the months ahead.

Hayden also shares what he is seeing as law firms evolve to navigate the “new normal”, and they offer their advice to young lawyers concerned about the current economic climate.https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14365274/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/backward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/0c0c0c/

Part 3 of the 3 Part series interviews two Dispute Resolution & Litigation category finalists, Felicity Karageorge from Johnson Winter & Slattery and Felicia Lay from Cornwalls.

Felicity and Felicia discuss their time within the dispute resolution and litigation space, and share how they feel having gained recognition as part of the upcoming awards.https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14398919/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/backward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/020202/

We hope that you have enjoyed this podcast series in conjunction with Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 Law Awards program.

If you have any questions about what you heard today, please contact Hayden Gordine or one of hte team at Taylor Root Australia.