Laura L. Mills Esq.

Laura L. Mills Esq.

Managing Partner
Location:
Canton, Ohio
Phone:
330-754-1888
Fax:
855-764-3543
Email:

For more than two decades, Laura L. Mills has managed and provided a full-service litigation practice through the law firm of Mills, Mills, Fiely & Lucas. The law firm originated in Canton, Ohio and has continued to expand its practice throughout the state. This growth is a result of hard work and commitment to her clients. Laura has earned the certification as a woman owned business for the firm. She is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum as well as the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. She has earned the highest possible rating in legal ability and ethical standards from the bar and judiciary in 2016 and 2017. Laura is also recognized as one of America’s Top 100 Attorneys as well as a member of the International Women's Leadership Association.

She strongly and passionately advocates for individuals, especially in the realm of social injustice. She has appeared on national television (CBS, Good Morning America, Dr. Phil, Fox News,) on behalf of her clients and she has appeared in LawNewz for a high profile murder trial.

Laura is admitted to practice in state and federal courts throughout Ohio as well as the District of Columbia. She has also tried jury trials in multiple other states and jurisdictions.

Laura is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and is Vice-President of the Stark County Academy of Trial Lawyers. She is a member of the Ohio Association for Justice.

She assists clients in many areas of the law such as medical malpractice, business litigation, civil rights violations, divorce, corporate litigation, contract litigation, criminal defense and estate planning.

Laura is a graduate of Mount Union College with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and a minor in Secondary Education. She obtained her law degree from the University of Akron School of Law while employed full time by a large multi-state law firm. She championed the regional trial team competition and received the Sanders Mestel award for her activities in trial advocacy.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Civil Rights
  • Criminal Law
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Family Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Business Law

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certification as a woman owned business for the firm

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit

Education

  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Regional Trial Team Competition
    • Honors: Sanders Mestel Award
  • Mount Union College
    • B.A.
    • Major: Political Science
    • Minor: Secondary Education

Honors and Awards

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
  • Top 10 lawyers in Ohio for client satisfaction in the area of Family Law, 2016
  • America’s Top 100 Attorneys Life Time Achievement Award

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Federal Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • Stark County Bar Association
  • Stark County Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member
  • International Women's Leadership Association, Member