Self-Employed, 36 Commercial
Rachel Coyle is a specialist property barrister that also works in commercial dispute resolution and private client.
Rachel acts in all types of commercial and property disputes, whether arising from contract, breach of duty, or otherwise. Rachel’s practice also encompasses contentious trusts, wills, and probate (including TOLATA and Inheritance Act claims) and insolvency.
Rachel’s expertise in property and commercial law is founded on time spent working in hedging product mis-selling, volunteering in the procurement and commercial team at Stockport Homes, paralegal work at law firms such as DWF LLP and on secondments at Hyde Housing and OneSource. In the USA, she acted pro bono in property and planning matters in the State of Virginia whilst studying for her LLM in American Legal Studies.
She also has experience in the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) and First-tier Tribunal (Land Registration) cases including service charges, enfranchisement, boundary disputes, easements, breaches of covenant, adverse possession and the Housing Act 2004. She also accepts instructions in a developing area of interest, Equine Law.
Rachel was called to the Bar in 2013. She graduated from Queen Mary, University of London with a First-Class Honours. After winning the prestigious Drapers’ Company Scholarship she graduated with an LLM in American Legal Studies at The College of William and Mary, USA, Virginia.