Rachel M. Shields Associate Pennsylvania
Phone: 215.561.8540 Fax: 215.988.1215 rshields@lcbf.com

Rachel handles a wide range of matters in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey courts.  Her practice areas include the Federal Employers’ Liability Act and transportation litigation, commercial vehicle liability, premises liability, asbestos-related toxic torts, personal injury, and a variety of commercial claims.

Prior to joining LCBF, Rachel clerked for the Hon. David M. Ragonese, J.S.C., Camden County.

Rachel received her J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law and her B.A. from the University of South Florida.  While in law school, Rachel was involved in Moot Court, the Wake Forest Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law, the Student Bar Association, and Trial Bar.  She participated in a number of clinics, including the Community Law and Business Clinic, the Litigation Externship Clinic, and the Micro-Trade Development Clinic in Nicaragua.  Rachel also worked for the Office of the Speaker in Washington, DC and as a Scholarly Research Fellow for the law school.

Practice Areas

Admissions

Pennsylvania, 2016
New Jersey, 2016

Associations and Professional Activities

Pennsylvania Bar Association

New Jersey State Bar Association

American Bar Association

Honors and Awards

Tulane Sports Law Invitational Moot Court Competition Quarter-Finalist

Stanley Moot Court Competition Semi-Finalist

Education

J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 2015
Scholastic Honors

B.A., magna cum laude, University of South Florida, 2012