The practice is run by Rachel Roche, an experienced fully qualified private client Solicitor. Rachel is known for her personable style and strives to ensure that all of her clients receive a tailored and efficient service.
Rachel is also a Commissioner for Oaths a full member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP) and of the STEP Cross-Border and Mental Capacity Special Interest Groups. STEP is the worldwide professional association for practitioners dealing with family inheritance and succession planning.
Rachel is also a Full Accredited Member for Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE), an independent, national organisation of lawyers who provide specialist legal advice for older and vulnerable clients, their families and carers. Rachel has achieved the Older Client Care in Practice (OCCP) Award from SFE.
Initially qualified as a Legal Executive in 2007, Rachel then qualified as a solicitor in 2009, subsequently winning Sole Practitioner of the Year in 2018 at The Law Society’s Excellence Awards.
Here’s what the Law Society said:
“Rachel truly gives us a glimpse into the future of sole practice. By using technology to provide new ways of doing things, she manages to both address a legal need and provide a valuable and accessible service to clients. By providing invaluable free advice through self-published booklets she de-mystifies the law and attracts and maintains clients.”
As a Dementia Friend Champion, Rachel is also able to hold Dementia Friend Information Sessions to help encourage others to make a positive difference to people living with dementia in their community.
Rachel is DBS checked (previously called a CRB check) and so you can feel confident should she visit you at home. Rachel is former Secretary to the Yorkshire Sole Practitioners’ Group and also co-founder and co-Chair of the Elder Care Forum.