Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers


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Rachel is based in our Dublin office where she is partner and head of the real estate team.

Rachel advises a broad spectrum of clients including financial institutions, asset managers and investors, as well as developers, insolvency practitioners, blue chip companies, charities and state bodies.

Rachel has particular experience in the acquisition, sale and financing of industrial buildings, warehouses, shopping centres, hotels and licensed premises. Rachel acts on behalf of both buyers and sellers of real estate portfolios and is very experienced in the area of commercial leasing, both from the perspective of landlord and tenant.

Rachel works with the finance and tax teams in Walkers on large scale restructuring mandates.

Rachel has a lot of experience in advising insolvency practitioners in relation to assets in receivership. She works alongside our Insolvency and Dispute Resolution team in providing enforcement advice on real estate assets.

Before joining Walkers, Rachel was a partner in a top 10 Dublin law firm.

Admitted in:

LLB Law, Trinity College Dublin (2001)
Diploma in Family Law, Law Society of Ireland (2009)
Diploma in Insolvency and Corporate Restructuring, Law Society of Ireland (2012)
Certificate in Commercial Contracts, Law Society of Ireland (2015)

2021 Chambers Europe Guide - Band 4 (Real Estate) - Walkers department head Rachel Rodgers handles a broad range of real estate transactional mandates. She assists with the disposal of residential projects and has experience in high-value logistics sector acquisitions carried out by international investors. She also acts for tenants on lease agreements. Clients say that "she is patient when explaining things, has a practical approach and understands the full picture."

2020 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer (Real Estate) - "The service provided by Walkers is both highly professional and approachable. The team are very responsive, engaging and pragmatic with a focus on practical resolution of issues and getting the deal over the line. Rachel Rogers is an exceptionally commercially minded lawyer. Rachel was always one step ahead, very approachable and a clear communicator."

2020 Chambers Europe - Recommended Lawyer - Rachel Rodgers provides "excellent client service and attention to detail," sources say. She handles the acquisition and disposal of properties and sites, as well as representing tenants in lease negotiations.

2019 Chambers - Recommended Lawyer - 'Rachel's strengths are attention to detail and decoding the jargon around an issue. She is friendly and relaxed', according to one interviewee. She has experience working for public sector clients, financial institutions and prominent companies on property M&A, finance, development and landlord and tenant matters.

2019 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Rachel Rodgers ‘is extremely approachable’ and ‘always finds time to put her clients first’.

2018 Chambers - She is known to clients as an 'attentive and approachable' partner who 'pays attention to detail and is knowledgeable.' 

2018 Legal 500 - The ‘practical’ Rachel Rodgers was active on the sale of distressed real estate.

2017 Chambers - Rachel Rodgers acts for banks on commercial property mandates. Clients say that her 'client service is excellent'. She advises a number of domestic and international clients on property transfer.

2017 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer 

2016 Chambers - "Clients highlight Rachel Rodgers as being "knowledgeable, efficient and approachable". She advises clients on the sale and purchase of various commercial properties, and works with banks and receivers on real estate mandates.

Law Society of Ireland
Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
Board member, Concern worldwide