Rachel Chapman > Chambers of Tracey Hennessey > Southampton, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Tracey Hennessey
No.18 Barristers Chambers
21 Carlton Crescent
SO15 2ET
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Areas of practice include: Public Law / Care and Adoption Proceedings, , Private law children: Contact and Residence disputes, Domestic violence & injunctions), Chancery and Commercial ; Family: Finance ( Divorce & Separation, Cohabitation including Trusts of Land & Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 ) Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence ; Property (Real property, Landlord and tenant.)


Rachel joined Chambers in October 2019 following successful completion of her pupillage.

Rachel was called to the Bar in July 2017 following obtaining an ‘Outstanding’ grade on the Bar Professional Training Course. She also won the Western Circuit Advocacy Prize in 2017, as well as being nominated for Bristol Law Student of the Year.

After being called to the Bar and prior to pupillage, Rachel worked as a paralegal in a national law firm where she specialised in Regulatory Law. Rachel had her own case load, and regularly dealt with some of the biggest UK healthcare regulators.

During her pupillage and since joining Chambers, Rachel regularly practices in Family Law and Civil Law.


Middle Temple (The Luboshez Scholar, 2016)


  • University of Southampton, 2016, 2:1 LLB Law
  • Bar Professional Training Course, 2017, Outstanding
  • ADR Group Accredited Civil and Commercial Mediator