Leeanne Bou-Samra

Leeanne Bou-Samra

Leeanne Bou-Samra is one of North Queensland’s most highly regarded planning lawyers, exclusively representing the interests of ‘developers’ in a bid to remain truly independent of local and state governing authorities and regulators.

She has more than 25 years of experience as a planning and environmental lawyer, providing comprehensive, practical and commercial advice to her clients.

Leeanne is a spirited lawyer, tenacious in her endeavour to achieve positive results representing clients in all Courts and tribunals as needed.

With her extensive knowledge of the legislation affecting land use and development in Queensland, Leeanne advises developers, land-owners and a myriad of consultants on a complex range of statutory and regulatory matters.

“We are passionate about the economic return of North Queensland and playing a role in innovative sustainable development that profits from and preserves the unique assets of the Far North’s natural environment.”
MBS Senior Lawyer Leeanne Bou-Samra

Leeanne has a special interest in medical law and has extensive experience in the area of health and medical litigation services having acted for Queensland Health through a litigation services panel. For 17 years Leeanne was the legal member of the Cairns & Hinterland Health and Research Ethics Committee. She was also a regional member of the Mental Health Tribunal from 2002 to 2005.
With compassion for the challenges facing small business in North Queensland Leeanne considers some of her most personally rewarding wins in achieving justice for small business.

At a glance: Leeanne Bou-Samra

Bachelor of Laws – University of Queensland
Associate MacDonells Law – Cairns
Established Miller Harris Lawyers, Cairns – 1990
Specialist senior lawyer – 25 years

  • Litigation
  • Planning
  • Medical
  • Small Business

You can contact Leeanne Bou-Samra at mbs lawyers by emailing her at info@mbslawyers.com.au

“The Developer’s Lawyer”