Senior Associate

Aqueelah S. Mitchell



701 Brickell Avenue
Suite 1640
Miami, FL 33131
P (786) 358-6420
F (786) 358-6421

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Aqueelah Mitchell is a senior associate in WSHB’s Miami office. Her practice focuses on civil litigation defense and insurance coverage matters. As part of her litigation practice, Aqueelah handles a wide variety of matters including but not limited to defense of employment practices claims and wage and hour disputes. As part of her coverage practice, Aqueelah assists with a number of different coverage forms with a specific focus on the London insurance market. Prior to joining the firm, Aqueelah served as a judicial intern clerk at both the Florida First District Court of Appeal and Fourth District Court of Appeal, interned at the City of Miami Gardens City Attorney’s Office, and clerked for a small civil litigation firm.

Aqueelah is a graduate of Florida State University College of Law, where she was a member of Moot Court, served as president of the Black Law Students Association, and was an Associate Justice on the FSU Supreme Court. While in law school, Aqueelah studied international law at the University of Oxford.

In addition to practicing law, Aqueelah serves as a mentor with Women of Tomorrow, and as a ‘Big’ mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters Miami.


Florida State University (B.A., 2014, cum laude)

Florida State University (B.S., 2014, cum laude)

Florida State University College of Law (J.D., 2017)

Licensed to Practice in:

US District Court, Southern District of Florida


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Mentor, Women of Tomorrow

‘Big’ Mentor, Big Brothers Big Sisters Miami


Member, Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association

Awards & Accomplishments

First Place, William B. Bryant - Luke C. Moore Invitational Moot Court Competition, 2017

Third Place, National Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition, 2016

First Place, Regional Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition

Best Petitioner Brief, Regional Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition

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