Rachel was called to the Bar in 2017 and is currently undertaking a mixed pupillage at Pepperells Solicitors under the supervision of David Godfrey, Rachel will be accepting instructions from October 2018.
Rachel has a degree in Criminology and Forensic Science from Northumbria University where she also completed the GDL law conversion course. Whilst completing the BPTC in Newcastle, Rachel volunteered in the Student Law Office advising lay clients on family law matters. She then worked as a County Court Advocate representing clients in civil applications including infant approvals and applications to set-aside default judgement. Rachel is also a qualified Transport Manager and has previously worked in road haulage.
Education & Qualifications
Bsc (Hons) Criminology and Forensic Science at Northumbria University
2015-2016 Graduate Diploma in Law at Northumbria University (Commendation)
2016-2017 Bar Professional Training Course at Northumbria University (Outstanding)
Admitted to the Bar at Gray’s Inn – Trinity Call 2017
Memberships and Affiliations
Member of Gray’s Inn