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Mitchell Trevaskis Lawyer


Mitchell is a dedicated Planning and Environment Lawyer with a passion for guiding clients through the complexities of development under the Planning Act 2016 (Qld).  Born and raised in regional Victoria, Mitchell spent his formative years in Shepparton before relocating to Melbourne to pursue his academic endeavours where he completed a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce (Majoring in Accounting) at the Australian Catholic University.  Mitchell completed his Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice with the College of Law and was admitted to the legal practice in 2021.  Prior to arriving at Stokes Lawyers in 2024, Mitchell practiced as a Planning and Environment Lawyer with a top-tier firm in Victoria.

Mitchell specialises in navigating the intricacies of the development process with a keen understanding of the legal framework surrounding planning and environment matters and has broad experience advising, and advocating on behalf of, local government and developer clients in respect of a broad range of planning and environment matters.

 Why Stokes?

Mitchell has found his niche at Stokes Lawyers, a smaller firm that prioritises personalised service and client-focused solutions.  Drawn to the firm’s collaborative environment and dedication to building meaningful client relationships, Mitchell values the opportunity to make a direct impact and provide tailored legal guidance to clients seeking assistance with planning and environment matters.

 Out Of Office?

When Mitchell is away from the office, you’ll likely find him meeting up with friends or at the beach.  Mitchell is always eager to explore new interests and experiences, making the most of his time out of the office.