Rachel O'Connor

Rachel O'Connor

Senior Associate
Solicitor – admitted 2010

 "A real star in the making. Incredibly hard-working, absolutely great with clients and wonderful to work with as counsel."
Legal 500 2017

About

Rachel is a Senior Associate in the Agriculture team and joined Michelmores from TLT in 2014.

Rachel specialises in dispute resolution; including property disputes, partnership disputes, Landlord and Tenant disputes, professional negligence, and contractual disputes. Rachel's practice also includes banking litigation.

Rachel is developing a practice based on the future role insects will play in farming as a sustainable protein source.

Rachel is a member of the Agricultural Law Association and the Property Litigation Association and has lectured to the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers.

Recent Experience

  • Acting for a landlord in possession proceedings and defending a counterclaim in estoppel.
  • Acting in proceedings brought in the First Tier Tribunal, Property Chamber challenging a title obtained by adverse possession.
  • Acting in a professional negligence claim against solicitors who acted in the purchase of a farm.
  • Advising in a professional negligence claim against solicitors who gave negligent advice regarding a succession claim.
  • Advising on a professional negligence claim involving contaminated land.
  • Acting in relation to a Partnership dispute.

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