Rachael Wake > Chambers of Richard Pratt QC > Liverpool, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Pratt QC
7 Harrington Street
7 HARRINGTON STREET
LIVERPOOL
L2 9YH
England

Work Department

Civil, Family and Crime Departments

Position

Civil
Miss Wake has acted for both Claimants and Defendants in a range of civil hearings, from interim applications to disposals and trials, in cases allocated to the small claims and fast track. Miss Wake has experience in dealing with credit hire claims and causation trials, and accepts instructions in drafting particulars of claims and advising on quantum and liability.

Crime
Miss Wake has appeared in a number of matters in both the Magistrates Court and Crown Court, having acted both for the Defence and the Prosecution, in cases ranging from breach of bail hearings to Crown Court trials.

Family
Since starting on her feet in March 2017, Miss Wake has often acted for Local Authorities in interlocutory and final hearings, and in that capacity have dealt with issues of timetabling, interim removal, urgent hearings and designation. She is experienced in applications for non-molestation and occupation orders as well as having undertaken instructions in a number of private law children applications.

Career

Call: 2015

Education

Called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of Middle Temple in 2015 following succesful completion of the Bar Professional Training Course at BPP University in London.
Awarded the Advocacy Prize by Kaplan Law School in 2014
Quarter Centenary Scholarship awarded by the Honourable Society of Middle Temple 2013
MacGregor Prize for outstanding contribution to the life and well-being of the School of Law, awarded by Nottingham University 2013.