Senior Paralegal

Experience

Rachel has provided legal and administrative support to our Charity & Social Enterprise, Public & Regulatory and Employment Teams.

Examples of Recent Work

  • Setting up new charitable ventures (UK and worldwide)
  • Company law matters
  • Mergers and restructures
  • Governance advice and review
  • Data protection
  • Intellectual property
  • Regulatory advice and investigations
  • Judicial review
  • Inquests and inquiries
  • Safeguarding advice and policies
  • Awarding organisations
  • Employment advice and litigation

Qualifications and Career

  • Senior Paralegal, Charity and Social Enterprise department, Bates Wells Braithwaite, July 2017 to present
  • Paralegal, Charity and Social Enterprise department, Bates Wells Braithwaite, August 2016 to June 2017
  • Vacation placements at Penningtons Manches, Bevan Brittan, Charles Russell Speechlys and Bates Wells Braithwaite, 2016
  • University of Law, LPC LLM, 2015-16
  • University of Law, GDL, 2014-15
  • University College London, BA History, 2011-14

Pro Bono, Memberships and Appointments

  • Co-coordinator of BWB’s Outreach Programme, 2016
  • Co-Secretary of Modernising Justice, 2016
  • Secretary of BWB’s Environment & Sustainability Group, 2016
  • Member of BWB’s Diversity & Inclusion Forum, 2016
  • Volunteer with Own-it! intellectual property advice clinic, 2015
  • Volunteer at the University of Law’s Triage Legal Advice Centre, 2014-15