Lawyers Weekly have this week announced the finalists for the annual Women in Law Awards.

The finalist list features 295 high-achieving professionals within the legal industry, across 31 submission-based categories.

Cooper Grace Ward received two finalists wins this year:

  • Diversity Law Firm of the Year – Cooper Grace Ward
  • Wellness Advocate of the Year – Belinda Winter.

CGW was recognised as a diversity law firm that shows a deep commitment to advancing diversity via initiatives, programs and fostering a culture that encourages the retention of its team members.

View the full list of finalists here.

Employment law partner Belinda Winter was recognised for her achievements in promoting health and wellbeing over the past 12 months.

The Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards is the benchmark for excellence, recognising the outstanding women influencing the legal profession in Australia displaying key leadership qualities and providing a role model for future female leaders in law to aspire to.

The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony in Sydney on 25 November.