Find an expert
Court of Appeal decision determines liability of executive officers under Queensland’s Environmental Protection Act

Court of Appeal decision determines liability of executive officers under Queensland’s Environmental Protection Act

17 September 2021

Former executive officers of a corporation have been found not liable under certain provisions of Queensland’s Environmental Protection Act for harm caused by the corporation in circumstances where the harm came to fruition after their tenure.

Read more

Family law myths

Family law myths

13 September 2021

Sometimes it's hard to distinguish fact from fiction when it comes to family law, particularly when we watch a lot of American TV shows. In this video, CGW family lawyer Tiana Harris busts a few common family law myths and lays down the facts.

Read more

Doyle’s Guide recognises Cooper Grace Ward as a leading wills, estates and succession planning law firm

Doyle’s Guide recognises Cooper Grace Ward as a leading wills, estates and succession planning law firm

13 September 2021

The listing highlights law firms who practice in the Queensland legal market and have been identified by their peers for their expertise and abilities in the areas of wills, estates and succession.

Read more

It Depends - Ordinary time earnings

It Depends – Ordinary time earnings

13 September 2021

In this edition of ‘It depends’, partner Fletch Heinemann talks about employer's obligations to contribute compulsory superannuation, and in particular the concept of ordinary time earnings.

Read more

Our expertise

Cooper Grace Ward is a leading Australian law firm based in Brisbane.

We are a full-service law firm providing a wide range of legal services, including corporate and commercial, property, business litigation, insurance and family law.

Since our establishment in 1980, Cooper Grace Ward has grown to become one of the largest independent Brisbane based law firms. From our Brisbane CBD office, our lawyers advise listed and private companies, individuals, and local and foreign governments across Queensland and internationally.

Learn more

Our legal expertise

Upcoming events

View all events

Our values

Cooper Grace Ward is known for its outstanding client service and internal culture. We see that both of those things are interrelated. We understand that practising law is not just about knowing the law, it's about people working together to achieve the best outcomes for clients. This sets us apart from other law firms.
  • Mutual respect

    Mutual respect

    We show consideration for every person’s unique qualities, contribution and needs.

  • Outstanding service

    Outstanding service

    We go all out to develop partnerships with our clients by understanding their needs and aspirations.

  • Team spirit

    Team spirit

    We work together positively to enjoy mutual success.

  • Honesty

    Honesty

    We are open, clear and genuine.

  • Curiosity

    Curiosity

    We continuously seek and embrace change that adds value.

Find out more