Cooper Grace Ward’s commercial team has been announced as a finalist in the 2020 Australian Law Awards in the category of Commercial Team of the Year.
The announcement was made this week and showcases the Brisbane-based firm along with nine other respected Australian law firms.
Organised by Lawyers Weekly, the Commercial Team of the Year award recognises the achievements of Australian commercial teams and is judged on excellence in practice, proven benefits to clients and what sets the team apart as a leader in the industry.
Scott Hay-Bartlem, partner of the firm’s commercial practice commented on the recognition: “Providing excellent service to our commercial clients is what we strive for, so to be recognised as a finalist is a testament to the strength of the team and the work we do.”
The firm can also announce that Scott Hay-Bartlem is a finalist in this year’s Commercial Partner of the Year Awards. The individual award recognises financial performance and outstanding work over the past year.
“I’m simply honoured to be acknowledged in the Commercial Partner of the Year award, especially since I’m in the company of such outstanding commercial lawyers.”
Cooper Grace Ward has also been recognised as a finalist in three additional categories including, Property Team of the Year, Banking and Finance Team of the Year and the coveted Employer of Choice award.
The winners will be announced during the live awards broadcast on Friday, 7 August.