Carolyn Mitchell


Carolyn Mitchell is a highly experienced people manager. With over 15 years experience as a commercial litigation lawyer including 8 years as Managing Partner of Cowell Clarke Commercial Lawyers, Carolyn has built a reputation for excellence in the areas of leadership, communications and professional development.

Her role as Managing Partner included strategic business and people leadership. Commercially astute, politically aware and the ability to engage with and develop people are key capabilities. With a significant mentoring and coaching role, Carolyn’s skills were particularly drawn upon to prepare aspiring partners for partnership selection.

Since retiring as a partner of Cowell Clarke, Carolyn, as a consultant to the firm, continues to have a coaching and mentoring role with young lawyers and partners.

Carolyn also works with senior executives and business owners assisting them in the areas of strategic business, people management and balance in all things.