Laura Neale


  • LLB (First Class Hons) Victoria University of Wellington 2015
  • BA Victoria University of Wellington 2015
  • Admitted to the Bar in New Zealand 2016

Laura is a solicitor in Holland Beckett Law’s environmental law and resource management team.

Laura grew up in Tauranga and attended Otumoetai College before moving to Wellington in 2011 to study law and arts at Victoria University. Following her studies, Laura worked as a legal advisor to the project team responsible for delivering the Christchurch Justice and Emergency Services Precinct before moving to London where she worked in the in-house planning law team at the London Borough of Camden. Laura joined Holland Beckett Law in 2020 after returning from London. She is delighted to be back in the Bay practising law.

Laura enjoys volunteer work and has previously volunteered with the Cambodian Charitable Trust and the Child Cancer Foundation. She looks forward to volunteering in the Tauranga community now that she has returned.