Laura Cole - Solicitor

Laura Cole


Laura was admitted to the bar in 2011.  Laura has extensive litigation experience, appearing in the District Court, High Court, Employment Relations Authority, and Employment Court.

Prior to joining McElroys in 2016, Laura worked for a number of reputable firms.  Laura has developed a wide range of skills and legal knowledge with a particular interest in employment law.  Laura is solutions-focused and is passionate about providing pragmatic and sound advice tailored to the clients’ requirements.

Principal areas of practice:

  • Employment and Education
  • Regulatory and Health and Safety
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Material Damage


  • Provides concise, accurate and efficient advice
  • Commercial awareness and understanding and meeting client expectations
  • Effectively represents clients at mediations
  • Attention to detail and critical thinking

Recent trial involvement/outcomes:

  • Successfully mediating a number of employment disputes
  • Application to dismiss personal grievances claim without further investigation by the Employment Relations Authority