Rachael graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 2011. She worked at Aberdeen Sheriff Court gaining experience in Civil Law before beginning her traineeship in April 2013. She became a fully qualified Solicitor in April 2015, an Associate in 2020, and is based in our Aberdeen office.
An accredited specialist in family law, Rachael undertakes work in all areas of family law, including financial provision on divorce cases, child law matters, the preparation of pre and post nuptial agreements and cohabitation issues. She is trained as a collaborative family lawyer and is an effective negotiator. She regularly appears in court and has experience of instructing counsel in Court of Session actions.
Family law client, Google review
"Extremely experienced and professional service delivered by Shaun and Rachael. Highly recommended."
Living Brodies' values
Clients and colleagues appreciate Rachael's positive and understanding attitude, as well as the genuine care she shows for them.
- Rachael is accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a Specialist in Family Law.
- Sits on the committee of the Family Law Association.
- Rachael volunteers to help children gain more confidence reading as part of Brodies' Reading Partners – a collaboration with Business in the Community.