Rachael Shay

Associate Solicitor


Rachael Shay

Associate Solicitor

Email: rachael.shay@afglaw.co.uk Phone: 01204 377600



Rachael is a solicitor in AFG LAW’s Family Department.  She qualified as a Solicitor in 2017 , graduating with  LLB Law (Hons) from the University of Bristol 2009 with a  2.1 and then obtaining a distinction in LPC from the  University of Sheffield in 2012.

She became The Law Society Family Law Advanced Accredited in 2019 with categories in violence in the home and private children law.

Rachael has  been a specialist in family law since before qualification, being a family paralegal for two years and completing her training contract primarily in family, as well as a seat in probate.


Services provided

Rachael represents her clients in court, specialising in care proceedings, private law children and domestic abuse.  She is highly regarded for her empathy, straight talking approach, client care and dedication to getting the best results.

Outside of work

Outside of work, Rachael is very busy caring for her young child and she gets any free time,  she enjoys swimming, travelling and reading.