Rachel's practice focuses on employment and commercial litigation. She has experience litigating on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants in a wide range of state and federal matters, including employment disputes, class actions, breach of contract, fraud, constitutional law, creditor’s rights, real estate, health care and professional malpractice.
Rachel received her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin and her J.D. from the Chicago-Kent College of Law. She was on the Dean's List for both schools and was the associate editor for the Journal of International and Comparative Law during law school.
All Service Areas
- Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law (2011)
- University of Wisconsin-Madison (B.A., Political Science and French) (2008)
- Federal - Northern District of Illinois
- State - Illinois
Speeches and Publications
- "Can Employers Rely on Federal Ban on Cannabis?," Workforce.com, March 22, 2018 (with co-author Daniel Saeedi)
- "The Case of the Vanishing Stock Option," Workforce.com, March 20, 2018 (with co-author Daniel Saeedi)
- “Delivering Holiday Bonuses? Remember These Rules,” Workforce.com, November 14, 2013 (with co-Author Richard Y. Hu)
- “Five Ways to Avoid Problems with Background Checks,” Workforce Magazine, Volume 92, No. 9, p 53, September 2013 (with co-author Cary E. Donham)
- Chapter 13: Disability; Employment Discrimination Law Fifth Edition, 2013 Supplement, (Chapter Monitor)
- "Credit Card collection Suits; Life Preservers for Illinois Consumers,” Illinois Bar Journal, Vol. 100, No. 7, p360, July 2012 (with co-author Edward J. Halper)
- American Bar Association Member
- Anti-Defamation League Member