Racheal Chesters, Solicitor

Name- Racheal Chesters

Position- Solicitor

Date of admission- 11 December 2019

Qualifications- Bachelor of Laws (University of Southern Queensland) and Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (College of Law)

Practice areas/experience– Over 4 years’ experience working in Criminal Law, Administrative/Migration Law and Family law.

Why do you do it- To help people who are unable to help themselves.

How long working in firms. Where else and other jobs? – Over 4 months experience in private law firm and 4 years’ volunteering in community legal centres and the DPP.  I was also a student ambassador at USQ when I was studying.

Local or from out of town? – Born and raised in Toowoomba.

What are good things clients say about you? – They are very grateful that I have taken the time to sit and listen to them when they are in such a vulnerable position.

Professional sporting and social memberships- I spent 10 years of my life as a member of the PCYC Cheerleading team. Throughout University I was a member of the USQ Rugby Saints team.

Racheal Chesters