April McLaughlin

Position: Lawyer
Ph: 07 4046 1172

Service Areas
Wills and Estates

LinkedIn Profile

A lawyer in WGC Lawyers’ Wills and Estates practice areas, April works closely with Director Jacqui Lee Long in offering clients practical and effective guidance with Estate issues.

April joined WGC in August 2021, having previously worked at a local law firm specialising in traffic law, criminal law, domestic violence, wills and estates, employment law, and general litigation.  The various areas of law that April has practiced in has provided her with a broad variety generalist experience.

Outside the office, April volunteers at the Cairns Community Legal Centre as part of their volunteer service and enjoys spending time with her husband, keeping her Australian Shepherd occupied, gardening and cooking.

Qualifications and memberships

-Diploma Certificate in Hospitality – Queensland TAFE, 2016
-Bachelor of Laws – Central Queensland University , 2017
-Bachelor of Business, Majoring in Management – James Cook University, 2017
-Certificate of Legal Business Skills – The College of Law, 2018
-Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – The College of Law, 2019
-Admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland, 2019
-Accredited duty lawyer for adult Magistrates Court matters – Legal Aid Queensland, 2019
-Admitted as a legal practitioner to the High Court of Australia, 2021
-Member, Queensland Law Society
-Member, Far North Queensland Law Association