Cobham lawyers win big at Australian Corporate Counsel Awards
20 February 2017
Cobham Aviation Services congratulates its in-house legal team who has taken out two awards at the 2017 Lawyers Weekly Corporate Counsel Awards in Australia. Senior Commercial Manager Jacob Waye-Harris has been named Australia’s Transport & Logistics Lawyer of the Year and the team has won the Australian Transport & Logistics Team of the Year Award.
“As the largest provider of contracted aviation services in Australia, it is imperative that my team are at the top of their game when working with the business, our customers and our suppliers - it is an absolute delight to be recognised for the way that we operate and for the value that we bring to the business” said Mr Waye-Harris on receiving the award.
Cobham’s team was nominated by external firm Crawford Legal who was impressed with the team’s strong understanding of all relevant commercial and legal aspects of the aviation industry and ability to guide their management teams through difficult and complicated issues.
Award nominations were judged extensively by a panel of 30 highly respected and experienced lawyers, CEOs and industry professionals across Australia and the winners were announced at the gala dinner event at the Westin hotel in Sydney on Friday, 17 February.