Background

Rachel is part of Thompsons Solicitors’ asbestos disease team and covers cases across the North West of England.

Based in Liverpool, Rachel qualified as a solicitor in 2011 while working at Thompsons and has more than 14 years experience of personal injury litigation.

Rachel specialises in asbestos-related diseases such as pleural thickening, asbestosis and mesothelioma.

A tenacious investigator, Rachel conducts research, reviews records and communicates with clients, insurers and experts to obtain evidence supporting liability and causation in claims for asbestos-related diseases.

Rachel also helps trace insurers for companies that no longer exist to pursue claims for asbestos victims.

Achieving justice for victims and their families and campaigning for safer workplaces are Rachel’s favourite aspects of working at Thompsons.

When not working, Rachel enjoys spending time with her three young children as well as running and reading.

 

Rachel's case experience

  • Secured a six-figure settlement for a client was diagnosed with mesothelioma after being exposed to asbestos while serving in the Merchant Navy. Rachel conducted extensive research to identify the right insurers to make the claim.
  • Secured a provisional settlement and then a further £20,000 in damages three years later for a client whose health worsened after their initial diagnosis of asbestosis.  

 

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