Rachel joined WH Partners in 2014 as a trainee lawyer, taking up the post of Associate in 2016. Her main practice areas are corporate law, M&A, corporate finance and capital markets.

Rachel graduated from the University of Cambridge with the degree of Master of Corporate Law with First Class Honours in 2017, where she is a member of Pembroke College.

Rachel read law for six years at the University of Malta, graduating with a Bachelor of Laws with European Studies in 2013 and a Doctor of Laws in 2016. Her doctoral thesis critically revisited securitisation laws in a post-financial crisis world. As part of her studies, Rachel spent a semester at the University of Bologna, where she studied IT law, comparative law with a focus on Far East Asia, and the law of capital markets.

Rachel is a lover of languages and cultures, and has a good working knowledge of Italian, German and French in addition to her mother tongues, English and Maltese. In her free time, Rachel enjoys water sports, brushes up on her piano repertoire, and occasionally runs half marathons.

Email: rachel.vellabaldacchino@whpartners.eu

Telephone: +356 20925100