Over the years Clarissa and the team at BFLC have been acknowledge for our contribution to changing the narrative on both divorce and separation but also on wellness in the legal industry. Here is a sample of the industry awards we have achieved.
Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30- Family Law
In June 2023, Kiarah received the 30 Under 30 award for Family Law, presented by Lawyers Weekly. Kiarah has made it her mission to improve the financial futures of women following separation and divorce through best practice, research and education. Kiarah is known for saying yes and putting her hat in the ring to learn something new and expand her career progression. To be acknowledged for her passion and hard work in Family Law, at the age of 27 is a honour.
Queensland Law Society Excellence in Law Awards 'Agnes McWhinney Award'
In August 2022, Clarissa received the Agnes McWhinney Award, presented by Queensland Law Society. To receive acknowledgment for her extensive efforts in making #lawland a happier place and for forging new pathways for female lawyers. Agnes McWhinney was the first female solicitor in Queensland. She was a trailblazer for women in the law and to receive this acknowledgment in making #lawland a happier place is actually just the best.
Minds Count Foundation for Individual Leadership in Legal Mental Wellbeing
Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards ‘Wellness Advocate of the Year’ 2019
Lexis Nexis and Janders Dean Legal Innovation Index 2017
Clarissa was recently recognised for her innovative ‘Happy Lawyer Happy Life’ platforms, receiving the 2017 LexisNexis and Janders Dean Legal Innovation Index Award for “The Club”, an online community for entrepreneurial lawyers looking to make the best out of their business while making the best of their lives outside of the law.