“Our knowledge of local government laws and processes help Councils better serve their communities and I find that personally very rewarding.”

Commercial, Advisory
& Property 

Elizabeth Neilson, Associate


Commercial Law, Property Law, Administrative Law


LLB (Hons), BA (Pol Sci), GDLP. Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland. Solicitor of the High Court of Australia


Elizabeth graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and a Bachelor of Arts (with an extended Major in Political Science) from the University of Queensland in 2017.  She joined King & Company as a law graduate on a part-time basis in February 2019 while completing her Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.  She took up a full-time role in April 2020.

Elizabeth works in the firm’s Commercial and Advisory Group and is busy accruing experience in the following areas:

  • providing advice, particularly commercial, local government, administrative (right to information and information privacy) and property advice;
  • contract negotiation and drafting;
  • property titling;
  • commercial and residential conveyancing;
  • easements;
  • resumptions;
  • local laws.

“Our work is important.  It means Councils can better serve their constituents and communities therefore benefit.”

“My goal is to always provide sound, practical results for our clients who I really enjoy meeting in person.”

Elizabeth enjoys travelling whether it’s close to home, around Australia or overseas.  Elizabeth enjoys learning new skills and having new experiences whether it’s a cooking course, a yoga retreat, exploring a new city on foot or appreciating a good sunset.

Elizabeth holds a current practising certificate from the Queensland Law Society.  Elizabeth is also a member of King & Company’s Events Committee.  

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