Joelene Nel

authenticated user administrator member committee member

The breakdown of a relationship and family can be a time of instability and the unknown. With more than 10 years of experience in family law, Joelene takes away fear through compassionate service and remarkable skills in negotiation.

Her work covers all areas of family law including:-


Property settlement,

De facto relationships,

Domestic & Family Violence,

Parenting orders,

Children’s matters (including recovery orders, relocation applications and child maintenance), and

Financial Agreements.

Joelene’s experience extends to Family Court trials and court appearances relating to domestic violence. Joelene is also a Nationally Accredited Mediator and conduct family law mediations.

Her passion for helping people overcome these challenges and build happy lives extends to volunteering at the Robina Community Legal Centre and as a mentor to early career lawyers. Joelene is also the current Treasurer of the Gold Coast District Law Association.

Firm: McLaughlins Lawyers
Areas of law: Family Law
(07) 5591 5099