Our Awards & Accreditations

Carter Newell Lawyers is an award winning specialist law firm providing legal advice to Australian and international corporate clients.

Carter Newell has been recognised nationally and locally for the quality of its services, as follows:

2020

2019

  • Winner - Australasian Lawyer Employer of Choice
  • Recognised as a Leading Professional Indemnity Law Firms - Doyle's Guide 2019
  • Recognised as a Leading Energy & Resources Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2019
  • Winner - Australian ADR Awards 2019 - Practitioner of the Year: Patrick Mead
  • Finalist - Australian ADR Awards 2019 - Practice Group of the Year: Construction & Engineering
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Partner of the Year: Patrick Mead
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Special Counsel of the Year: Brett Heath
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Dispute Resolution Team of the Year
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Insurance Team of the Year
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Law Firm of the Year
  • Winner - Australasian Law Awards - Law Firm of the Year (1-100 lawyers)
  • Winner - Australasian Law Awards - Insurance Specialist Firm of the Year
  • Recognised as a Leading Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2019
  • Recognised as a Leading Construction & Infrastructure Litigation Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2019
  • Recognised as a Leading Front End Construction & Infrastructure Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2019
  • Recognised as a Leading Corporate Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2019
  • Winner - Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards 2019 - Litigation Partner of the Year: Patrick Mead
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards - Construction & Infrastructure Partner of the Year: Patrick Mead
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards - Insurance Partner of the Year: Patrick Mead
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards - Dispute Resolution Partner of the Year: Patrick Mead
  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2020 - Lawyer of the Year - Product Liability Litigation - Rebecca Stevens
  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2020 (12th edition)
  • Recognised as a Leading Australian Aviation Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2019

   

2018

  • Recognised as a Leading Energy & Resources Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2018
  • Recognised as a Leading Public & Product Liability Law Firm (Defendant) - Doyle's Guide 2018
  • Recognised as a Leading Professional Indemnity Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2018
  • Recognised as a Leading Medical Negligence Law Firm (Defendant) – Doyle's Guide 2018
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Partner of the Year: Patrick Mead
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Energy & Resources Team of the Year
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Insurance Team of the Year
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Employee Program of the Year
  • Recognised as a Leading Litigation & Dispute Resolution Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2018
  • Winner - Australasian Law Awards - State / Regional Firm of the Year
  • Finalist - Australasian Law Awards - Insurance Specialist Firm of the Year
  • Finalist - Australasian Law Awards - Employee Health & Wellbeing Award
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards 2018 - Construction and Infrastructure Partner of the Year - Patrick Mead
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards 2018 - Insurance Partner of the Year - Patrick Mead
  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2019 - Lawyer of the Year - Personal Injury Litigation - Rebecca Stevens
  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2019 (11th edition)
  • Recognised as a Leading Construction & Infrastructure Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2018
  • Recognised as a Leading Corporate Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2018
  • Finalist - Financial Review Client Choice Awards
  • Recognised as a Leading Australian Aviation Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2018

          

2017

  • Recognised as a Leading Public & Product Liability Law Firms (Defendant) - Doyle's Guide 2017
  • Recognised as a Leading Professional Indemnity Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2017
  • Recognised as a Leading Medical Negligence Law Firm (Defendant) – Doyle's Guide 2017
  • Recognised as a Leading Compulsory Third Party Insurance Law Firm (Defendant) - Doyle's Guide 2017
  • Recognised as a Leading Queensland Energy & Resources Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2017
  • Recognised as a Leading Queensland Litigation & Dispute Resolution Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2017
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Dispute Resolution Team of the Year
  • Finalist - Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Special Counsel of the Year - Brett Heath
  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2018
  • ​Finalist - Australasian Law Awards - Australian Law Firm of the Year (up to 100 lawyers)
  • Finalist - Australasian Law Awards - Insurance Specialist Firm of the Year
  • Finalist - Australasian Law Awards - State / Regional Firm of the Year
  • Finalist - Australasian Law Awards - Law Firm Leader of the Year (<200 employees) - Paul Hopkins
  • Recognised as a Leading Leading Queensland Construction & Infrastructure Litigation Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2017
  • Recognised as a Leading Australian Aviation Law Firm - Doyle's Guide 2017