Lori Middlehurst is awarded Employment Lawyer of the Year.


The winners of the Asia-Pacific Counsel Awards were recognised at a gala dinner and awards ceremony in Hong Kong on 22 May. Lexology, with the support of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), sorted through more than 1,000 individual nominations to identify in-house counsel and in-house legal departments that are excelling in their specific roles.

A special congratulations went to Lori Middlehurst, director and assistant general counsel, global lead employment and immigration law at VMware, and ACC Australia’s NSW division vice president, for being awarded Employment Lawyer of the Year at the event.