Rachel is an associate in the Litigation and Automotive Dealership Practice Groups. She frequently represents corporate clients against actions filed by consumers in consumer protection matters, especially those in the automotive and manufactured housing industries. She also defends retail clients in cases of premises liability, products liability, and class actions. Rachel has familiarity with litigating various statutory schemes, including the Healthcare Quality Improvement Act, the Pennsylvania Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and the Manufactured Housing Community Rights Act.
Prior to attending law school, Rachel worked in student services at a private liberal arts college, where her primary areas were residence life and diversity. In addition to supporting students and addressing particular student needs, Rachel also conducted trainings and worked to develop college-wide initiatives.
Lebanon Valley College, 2006 summa cum laude
Widener University School of Law, J.D., 2013, magna cum laude, Widener Law Journal, Editor-in-Chief
The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, 2022
The Fund for Women & Girls’ Rising Philanthropists Award, 2019
Pennsylvania Bar Association Pro Bono Award, 2019
U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court – Middle District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court – Western District of Pennsylvania
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