Rachel Holt is a solicitor within BTO's Construction & Engineering and Construction Insurance teams. Rachel completed her traineeship at BTO in 2016. During her traineeship, she spent 6 months working in BTO’s commercial property department and 18 months working in BTO’s Insurance department.
Rachel handles contentious construction matters and assists with advising a range of developers, contractors, sub-contractors, construction professionals and their insurers on complex construction and engineering disputes. These include disputes relating to payment and defective works arising out of construction and design issues. Rachel assists with advising clients on litigation together with resolving disputes using alternative forms of dispute resolution including mediation, arbitration and adjudication.
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.