During her time working as a certified legal intern in the Kramer Clinic, Rachel drafted successful motions and briefs, and argued before the Eighth District Court of Appeals. She also worked as a law clerk for Elfvin, Klingshirn, Royer, & Torch, LLC and Rutter & Russin, LLC in Cleveland, Ohio.
Rachel has continued to excel in representing clients at the Pattakos Law Firm, having drafted successful motions and briefs on substantial issues and appeals in contentious high-profile cases, including Williams v. Kisling Nestico & Redick (Summit C.P. No. CV-2016-09-3928), Parra v. Jackson (2021-Ohio-1188), and State v. Elko (2020-Ohio-4466).
Before law school, Rachel earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Indiana University in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and worked for several years as a licensed pharmacy technician. She enjoys yoga, attending concerts, and spending time with her friends and family.