Rachel is a problem solver who uses her experience working for Minnesota judges to help her clients win cases.
As an associate in Fredrikson & Byron’s Litigation Group, Rachel represents clients involved in a wide range of business disputes. She is committed to using her written and oral advocacy skills to meet her clients’ goals in every stage of their cases.
Before joining Fredrikson & Byron, Rachel worked as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea of the Minnesota Supreme Court and as a judicial extern to the Honorable Kate M. Menendez in the United States District Court of Minnesota. She also represented clients in the University of Minnesota’s Insurance Law Clinic as a certified student attorney and served as a law clerk in the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office. These experiences gave Rachel valuable insight into the trial and appellate court systems and help her to effectively advocate for her clients.
Judicial Extern, Honorable Kate M. Menendez, Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, 2016-2017
Member, Minnesota Women Lawyers
Member, Minnesota Bar Association
Member, Federal Bar Association, Minnesota Chapter
Member, Minnesota Supreme Court Historical Society
Managing Editor, Minnesota Law Review, 2017-2018
Law School Student Body President, 2017-2018
Law Clerk, Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, Child Protection Division, 2016
Student Attorney, Insurance Law Clinic, 2016-2017