Rachael Hawkin

What Rachael can do for you

Rachael graduated from the University of York with an LLB (Hons) Law Degree, before undertaking a Postgraduate Diploma in Bar Practice.

Following this, Rachael worked closely with a variety of healthcare providers as a clinical negligence paralegal, whilst also completing a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.

In September 2017, Rachael joined Hempsons as a Trainee Solicitor and is currently working in the Healthcare Advisory Team.

Main areas of expertise

  • Healthcare Litigation

The clients Rachael works with

  • NHS Resolution


  • Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (2017)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Bar Practice (2013)
  • LLB (Hons) Degree, University of York (2011)

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Lasting Powers of Attorney – Considerations for providers

An LPA is a legal document registered with the Office of the Public Guardian, which names another (an ‘attorney’) to make best interest decisions on their behalf (‘the donor’).  Anyone who currently has capacity can appoint an attorney to make decisions on their behalf, should they lose the capacity to do so themselves in the future.

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