Cooper Grace Ward is a finalist in two separate categories in one of the legal industry's largest and most competitive awards programs, the 2019 Australian Law Awards.

The Brisbane based law firm is a finalist for the Employer of Choice award that recognises firms who have excelled in retaining staff and caring for team members.

In addition, the firm's lead workplace relations and safety partner, Belinda Winter has been shortlisted as a finalist for Wellness Advocate of the Year, an award that recognises individuals who promote and advocate for wellness in the legal profession.

Celebrating its 19th year, the Australian Law Awards, in partnership with UNSW Law, is the pinnacle of award programs for the nation's legal professionals, recognising individual, team and firm excellence in law, from the profession's most senior ranks to its rising stars.

The finalist list features over 350 high-achieving law professionals across 37 categories. The winners will be announced in Sydney on Friday, 9 August 2019.