Laura A. MitchellEmail
Laura Mitchell is a Principal in the Denver office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Ms. Mitchell is a member of the firm’s Affirmative Action Practice Group in the firm’s Denver office where she represents management exclusively in all areas of employment law, focusing on affirmative action and EEO. Ms. Mitchell assists clients with the drafting of affirmative action plans, representing government and non-government contractors in Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) matters, preparing for and defending OFCCP audits, and counseling employers on issues stemming from OFCCP regulations. Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Ms. Mitchell practiced as a litigation associate representing management in various matters alleging harassment, discrimination, retaliation and other employment related claims. Most recently, Ms. Mitchell counseled management as an in house attorney with a national telecommunications company.
Ms. Mitchell received her B.A. in Political Science from the University of Colorado, graduating summa cum laude. She received her J.D. from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, where she served as the Editor of the Preventive Law Journal. Upon graduation, she was admitted to the Order of St. Ives for excellence in academic achievement.
Laura is a member of the Colorado, Denver and Colorado Women’s Bar Associations and is admitted to practice in Colorado State Court, U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.