Mitchell has a wide range of legal experience, predominantly in litigation, risk management and dispute resolution. His primary role within the firm is to provide service in the field of compensation law which he does with a strong attitude of caring for people balanced with sound organisational efficiency.
Mitchell completed his Law degree at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in 1988 and was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 1991 (as well as being admitted to the High Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of New South Wales).
Mitchell was one of the first solicitors in Queensland to be awarded Specialist Accreditation in the field of Personal Injuries law, from the Queensland Law Society. He also completed the Society’s Practice Management course in 1997.
He is a past President of the Management Committee of the Gold Coast Centre Against Sexual Violence Inc (an organisation that has been supported by MBA Lawyers since its inception over 20 years ago).
He is a member of various other organisations, including Secretary of PeaceWise (national Christian conciliation company) and Past President of the Rotary Club of Broadwater, Southport.