Laura holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts majoring in psychology from the University of Tasmania. She also holds a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice from the College of Law and is admitted as a Lawyer to the Supreme Court of Queensland.
Laura began her legal experience through volunteering with the Student Legal Service offering free advice to students, and through a clerkship in the conveyancing team of a law firm in Hobart, where she also assisted with family law matters. SHe also volunteered at a Prisoner Legal Service assisting other solicitors attempting to obtain parole for eligible inmates.
Laura has a strong focus on family law, criminal and traffic law, although looks to broaden her knowledge into migration and civil law. She takes a friendly and compassionate approach with clients and is dedicated to ensuring that her clients understand the legal process. Laura works hard to achieve the best possible outcome for her clients.
Outside of work, Laura enjoys participating in a variety of sports, including netball, futsal, and swimming. She also volunteers as a Surf Life Saver, and participates in Inflatable Rescue Boat Racing, competing for her local surf club at beaches around Australia.
Accreditations & Memberships
- Member of the Queensland Law Society
- Member of the Sunshine Coast Law Association
Success Stories and Publications
by Anita G. via Google
Laura Mitchell was incredible. With very short notice given she made me feel confident that my case was in good hands. She was very knowledgeable and professional, will definitely recommend her to anyone needing advice or representation.
by Donna H. via Google
The lawyer was excellent answered all my questions. Professional yet caring and explained a clear way forward for me.
by Liase M. via Google
Very helpful, offered good advice and sent through some follow up information via email.
by Trebeany via Google
Kept things simple for us and did a great job on the day. Very happy with the result. 🙂
by T. Frigene via Google
so far so good. still with them to start/finalise my transition from sponsorship to a PR. very helpful and easy to talk with.
by Daniel W. via Google
Great Human Being, fantastic lawyer. I arrived full of anxiety and questions, left with a rock solid, literally bankable solution. Thank you.
by Chrissy P. via Google
Very friendly, down to earth and empathetic to my situation, clearly explains the process and supplied a variety of options. Glad to have such an amazing lawyer helping me through this difficult time.
by Tina L. via Google
The lawyer I was assigned was very professional and provided the appropriate advice in a timely manner. Easy to get hold of after our first meeting.