Laura Milner

Lecturer, Director of Legal Advice Centre and Director of Clinical Legal Education

Faculty of Business, Law and Politics

+44 (0) 1482 465391

Laura joined the University's Law School in 2011 to help establish the Law Clinic and is now Director of Clinical Legal Education at the University.

She qualified as a solicitor in 1994 and was in general practice until she began to specialise in family law in 2002.

Laura was a member of the Law Society Panel from 2002 to 2007, taught at the College of Law (now University of Law) from 2007 to 2010 and in a consultancy role in 2011.

She has worked in a number of firms across West and North Yorkshire focusing mainly on legal aid family work.


Research Interests

  • Clinical legal education
  • Family law


Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list


  • Systems of Justice
  • Law Clinic
  • Family Law
  • Practical Legal Skills

Teaching awards and accolades

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Solicitor

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • LLB (Hull)
  • Law Society Final Examination (College of Law, York)
  • PCAP (Hull)