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Miss Rachael Wake

Call: 2015

Practice Areas

Civil

Miss Wake has acted for both Claimants and Defendants in a range of civil hearings, from interim applications to disposals and trials, in cases allocated to the small claims and fast track. Miss Wake has experience in dealing with credit hire claims and causation trials, and accepts instructions in drafting particualrs of claim and advising on quantum and liability.

Crime

Miss Wake has appeared in a number of matters in both the Magistrates Court and Crown Court, having acted both for the Defence and the Prosecution, in cases ranging from breach of bail hearings to Crown Court trials.

Family

Since starting on her feet in March 2017, Miss Wake has often acted for Local Authorities in interlocutory and final hearings, and in that capacity have dealt with issues of timetabling, interim removal, urgent hearings and designation. She is experienced in applications for non-molestation and occupation orders as well as having undertaken instructions in a number of private law children applications.

Areas of Practice

Qualifications and Awards

Called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of Middle Temple in 2015 following successful completion of the Bar Professional Training Course at BPP University in London.

Awarded the Advocacy Prize by Kaplan Law School in 2014

Quarter-Centenary Scholarship awarded by the Honourable Society of Middle Temple 2013

MacGregor Prize for outstanding contribution to the life and well-being of the School of Law, awarded by Nottingham University 2013

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