Rachel concentrates her practice on a wide variety of labor and employment matters, helping clients recover unpaid wages and damages for sexual harassment, retaliation, and discrimination based on gender, age, race, national origin, disability, sexual orientation and religion.
Prior to joining V&A, Rachel served as a judicial law clerk in the Appellate Division, First Department and the Commercial Division of the Supreme Court of New York, as well as in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Middlesex Vicinage.
During law school, Rachel completed year-long clinics at the Innocence Project and Bet Tzedek Legal Services. Rachel helped overturn criminal convictions using DNA evidence at the Innocence Project. At Bet Tzedek Legal Services, she represented low-income New Yorkers in a variety of civil matters, including recovery of healthcare and disability benefits and landlord-tenant disputes.