Partner - Corporate and Commercial / Projects
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Rachelle was educated at Southampton University and the College of Law in York. She trained at Pitmans in Reading before joining Eversheds in Cardiff as an assistant solicitor in 1996. She joined Acuity in 1999 becoming a partner in 2000.
Area of Practice
Rachelle has advised on a number of high profile commercial joint ventures including acting for Western Log Group on its joint venture with ECo2 Projects to build Wales' first biomass power station and acting for another joint venture company on a project to construct and operate a 2.5MW gasification plant to generate electricity from waste wood. She acted as lead advisor to Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council on the award of a new long term contract to manage and dispose of its waste. She has also advised Neath Port Talbot (Recycling) Limited in relation to commercial agreements for the supply of RDF for use as an alternative fuel in cement kilns. Rachelle is one of the lead partners for IQE plc and advises on a wide range of commercial contracts, including intellectual property licences, development agreements and supply contracts. She has advised on a complex set of product development and licensing agreements with Motorola Inc which underpinned a £40 million fund-raising by IQE plc