Rachel joined Bermans in July 2019 and is currently working in our Employment team as a Solicitor.
Rachel studied History & Politics at the University of Manchester before deciding to pursue a career in law.
Rachel qualified as an Employment Solicitor at a commercial firm in 2009 and brings a wealth of experience, having also worked in the HR head office of a major UK retailer and in-house at a TV and film finance and production company based in Montreal, Canada.
She has worked with clients across a range of sectors but has a particular interest in the creative industries and national retailers and having worked in-house, has extensive knowledge of the commercial contexts in which our clients operate.
Rachel has represented clients in tribunal cases including those relating to unfair dismissal, constructive dismissal and all forms of discrimination.
Rachel has a particular interest in guiding her client’s through absence management processes and avoiding disability discrimination claims (in particular those relating to mental health impairments.) Her non contentious work includes drafting contracts, policies, restrictive covenants and settlement agreements.
Tel: 0151 224 0534