Andrea Michaels named Australia’s Legal Professional of the Year

Managing Director of NDA Law Andrea Michaels has been named Australia’s ‘Legal Professional of the Year’ in the Corporate LiveWire 2018 Finance Awards, recently announced in the UK.

Ms Michaels was nominated for the award in support of her work in tax law, succession strategies and estate planning.

The Corporate LiveWire Finance Awards are a highly-acclaimed global programme established to celebrate those dedicated to outstanding client service and expertise in the finance industry.

More than 100,000 businesses and corporate professionals were invited to nominate associations, companies and individuals based on their achievements and strengths, allowing Corporate LiveWire to hand-pick outstanding global industry leaders.

Ms Michaels will now be listed in an international guide to finance services and supporting expertise in the Asian region.

Ms Michaels said she was honoured to receive such a prestigious global award.

“The provision of legal services is a competitive industry in Australia so it’s wonderful to be recognised by clients in this way.

“At NDA Law, we’re very proud of our high standards of client service, professionalism and expertise.

“Winning a global award like this is testimony to our motto of ‘never deliver average’. Businesses face tough economic challenges these days, so making sure our clients can access outstanding advice to help them succeed in this complex business environment is very important to us.”

NDA Law was established in January 2015. Since then the firm has won a number of national awards including a place for Ms Michaels in the Best Lawyers list of Australia’s top lawyers for Commercial Law, Tax Law, and Wealth and Succession Planning. The firm also won ‘Best Boutique Law Firm’ in the 2017 Corporate LiveWire Finance Awards .

Most recently, Andrea Michaels was an SA finalist in the 2017 Telstra Business Women’s Awards, and received several national nominations in the 2017 Women in Law Awards.

Global award winners in the Corporate LiveWire Awards will be included in a winners’ guide, distributed to more than 90,000 businesses and professionals, as well as in selected airport lounges around the world.