Rachel Buckley, from Failsworth, joined the company as a legal assistant when she was 16. She has a wealth of experience in property and litigation and is responsible for the conveyancing teams at the firm’s Kennedy Street offices and for its equity release service across all offices.
Rachel, 37, who joined the business in 1997, said: “I’m both thrilled and proud to have become Partner. I’ve worked at Birchall Blackburn Law for almost 20 years and it’s great to be recognised in this way.
“In this time, I’ve worked closely with our teams to make sure we deliver the best service possible for our clients and continually strive for excellence.
“I’ve seen many changes over the years and I’ve watched the firm grow and I know it has an exciting future which I’m looking forward to playing a pivotal role in.”
Michael Foxford, Senior Partner at Birchall Blackburn Law, said: “Rachel’s hard word and diligence over the years has made her a highly-valued member of the Birchall Blackburn Law family, and one who embodies the firm’s core values.
“This appointment is part of the firm’s ongoing strategic plan for growth and development. When people choose to come and work for Birchall Blackburn Law they aren’t just choosing a job, they’re choosing a career and we are able to provide big opportunities for progression and investment into training and development to make sure our people get the most from their career.”