Rachel Holt is a solicitor within BTO’s Catastrophic Injury Team, dealing with catastrophic injury and fatal claims. Rachel joined the Catastrophic Injury Team in 2016, after completing her traineeship with BTO. During her traineeship, she spent 6 months working in BTO’s commercial property department and 18 months working in BTO’s Insurance department.
Rachel deals with high value and complex claims arising from all manners of accidents including road traffic accidents, employer liability and public liability claims where ‘catastrophic’ injuries have been sustained. These include claims for spinal injuries, serious brain injuries, severe orthopaedic and crushing injuries and psychiatric injury together with claims where fatalities have occurred. Rachel has experience in the Sheriff Courts and the Court of Session.
Prior to joining BTO, Rachel obtained a joint honours degree in Law and French and studied Law in both Scotland and France.