About Us

Disability Law Queensland helps people with disabilities navigate the legalities of Wills, Trusts, Guardianship, Power of Attorney and Discrimination. Our legal services are tailored specifically for people with a disability and their families. This means we have a dedication to accessible service and a more holistic approach to the challenges you face.

Disability advocacy service that aims to build rich, meaningful and inclusive lives for people with disabilities and their families.

Our Team has 25 years of combined law experience, including specialist qualifications in Applied Law in Succession (Wills & Estates). This experience has helped us assist thousands of clients over the past few years. At Disability Law Queensland, we believe in providing accessible, understanding legal service to people with disabilities and their families.

Our Team

Amee Grattan

Legal Practitioner / Director

Amee is a solicitor with over a decade of experience working multiple roles in Wills and Estates, including running her own firm for several years. Earlier in her career, she worked at the Official Solicitor to the Public Trustee for Queensland and prides herself on her ties to the succession law community in Brisbane. Always improving her skills and accreditations, she recently completed a Masters in Applied Law. 

Amee is devoted to empowering marginalised and vulnerable people. She advocates for those with disabilities, their families within the community and their rights for justice.  

Working closely with her clients, Amee makes it her business to understand the unique challenges each person faces. This enables her to provide realistic, sensitive and best-practice advice to all problems.

Raquel Pearce

Legal Secretary/PA to Amee Grattan

Raquel is Disability Law Queensland’s Legal Secretary and Office Manager.  Raquel has substantial experience supporting senior professionals in the accounting and legal sphere.  Raquel has graduated with a Diploma in Legal Services, Diploma in Criminal Justice Services and a Certified Justice of the Peace(QUAL).  Not only is Raquel dedicated to her work but she is extremely generous with her time and knowledge. 

Having spent over a year assisting in a Community Legal Service, Raquel has experience helping people in challenging circumstances.  She is passionate about providing service and supporting people with disabilities and their families.   

Xannel Mangahas

Legal Clerk

Xannel is studying a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts (majoring in Philosophy and Economics) at The University of Queensland and works for DLQ as one its law clerks. He aspires to become a legal practitioner himself one day and to use his degree to make a positive impact in society.

Xannel currently volunteers for a St. Vincent de Paul Society conference where he visits and assists some of the most needy and vulnerable people in his local community. He is also into sports and has the position of sports officer with his university’s law society, which is a role where he organises sporting activities for fellow students.

Christjan Corias

Paralegal

Christjan currently a Paralegal at Disability Law Queensland. He is studying a double degree of Bachelor of Justice (Policy and Governance)/Bachelor of Law (Honours) at QUT. Christjan is passionate about social justice issues, particularly improving access to justice for people with a disability and Indigenous Australians in rural and remote communities. 

Christjan is dedicated to giving back to his community. He is committed to empowering people with a disability so that they can exercise and enjoy their rights to the greatest extent. It is because of this commitment that Christjan hopes to establish a career in public and legal advocacy.