Bachelor of Laws, Australian National University
Bachelor of Arts, Australian National University
NSW Bar Exams and Bar Practice Course
Areas of Expertise:
Commercial Law, Property Law, Conveyancing, Wills, Estates and Estate Planning.
Rachael joined Lee Sames Egan in 2010 and became a principal of the firm in 2011. Rachael has had 12 years of experience working as a solicitor and barrister in Sydney.
Rachael worked for 7 years at the top tier national law firm Blake Dawson in the Environmental, Intellectual property and Tax groups before specialising in Trade Practices and Commercial Law. During this time, Rachael also completed a pro bono secondment to Redfern Legal Centre.
In 2006, Rachael qualified as a barrister and joined one of Sydney’s leading commercial chambers in Phillip St (Sixth Floor Selborne/Wentworth) where she worked on high profile corporate and trade practices cases for clients such as The Seven Network and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.
Rachael has returned to Coffs Harbour to give her two young boys the kind of upbringing she enjoyed and to apply her experience for the benefit of local businesses and individuals.
Rachael was featured in Coffs Coast Focus Women In Business in 2012. See article >