Rachel Hutton

Senior Associate


Huddersfield University - LLB Business Law (Hons) (1984-1987)
College of Law, Chester -; Solicitors' Final Examination (1987-1988)

Professional Qualifications:

Admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales: 1990


Member of the Law Society of England and Wales - 1990


Rachel qualified with Hammond Suddards in Leeds in 1990. She has held a number of roles in her career to date, including Head of Dispute Resolution at Optima Legal, and most recently as a director in the Real Estate and Banking litigation department at Walker Morris in Leeds, before joining AFR Advocates in 2016.

Rachel has extensive experience in commercial litigation, in particular property litigation, professional negligence disputes, insolvency, trust and contract disputes. Rachel works with a wide client base and has an appetite for complex cases. Rachel has significant knowledge and experience both legally and commercially for clients. The nature of her work is such that whilst there is a legal aspect there is more often a common sense/commercial aspect to consider. She has experience of dealing with cases in England and Wales in various forums from the County Court up to the Court of Appeal, before the Property Chamber and in ADR and mediation.

Rachel was highly recommended for banking litigation in the Legal 500 2015.



Rachel Hutton:

E: rhutton@afradvocates.com
T: +44 (0)1481 743999
F: +44 (0)1481 700171

Rachel Hutton

Rachel Hutton

Senior Associate