POSITION: Managing Director & Principal Solicitor

QUALIFICATION AS A SOLICITOR: 2004

AREAS OF LAW: Employment Law, Commercial Litigation, Property Litigation and Corporate & Commercial Law.

MEMBERSHIPS: Employment Lawyers Association

BACKGROUND: After Rachael obtained her Law Degree she studied for her Post Graduate Diploma in Law at the College of Law in York. Rachael trained in a High Street firm in Tunbridge Wells. Rachael has always had an interest in Employment Law and Litigation and followed this desire when she qualified in 2004. Rachael worked as the sole employment & litigation solicitor in a firm in Beckenham and was promoted to an Associate Solicitor in 2005. Rachael then became a Locum solicitor offering her expertise to Local Authorities in Leicester and Northampton. Rachael advised the Directors and Chief Executive on complex areas of law including the recent implementation of the new pay and grading structure set down by government.

Rachael provides strategic advice to clients in order to get the best possible outcome in the circumstances
Rachael also works with Headteachers and Governors of schools. Being a Governor of her local school she understands the problems that are faced by schools.

Rachael is appreciated by her clients and wants to offer the equivalent client service to private commercial clients, private and independent schools, newly formed Academy and Free Schools and companies formed and outsourced from local government. As a result, Rachael set up MACINTYRE LAW in 2009.