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Rachel Sprod

I am motivated to guide, educate and lead with kindness and respect.

Rachel Sprod
Senior Solicitor

Areas of Practice

  • Wills and Estates
  • Estate Planning
  • Administration of Deceased Estates
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Advance Care Directives
  • Contested Estates
  • General Litigation

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons.), The University of Adelaide (2007)
  • Bachelor of Arts, The University of Adelaide (2005)
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, The Law Society of South Australia (2008)
  • Accreditation for Mediators, The University of Adelaide (2007)
  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of South Australia (2008)
  • Admitted to the High Court of Australia (2008)
  • The Advanced Leadership Program (2018)

I am motivated to guide, educate and lead with kindness and respect.

Rachel Sprod
Senior Solicitor

Memberships

  • The Law Society of South Australia
  • Golden Key Honours Society (2008)

Past Experience

Following admission, Rachel commenced employment with Scammell and Co practicing in the areas of Criminal Law, Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Family Law, Workcover, and Victims of Crime.

Rachel now focuses her practice in the area of Wills and Estates.

Career Highlights

Rachel was awarded the Prize for Legal Studies from Seymour College in 2002 and subsequently received a State Merit award for that subject.

During her studies at The University of Adelaide she was awarded the 2006 Outstanding Contribution in Presenting ‘Justiciability and the Separation of Powers’, the Dean’s Prize for Jurisprudence in 2008 and the Dean’s Prize for Human Rights Law.

Rachel became a member of the Young Lawyers Committee following her admission to practice.

Rachel has spent a large part of her practice in the court setting including trial work. She was also involved in negotiating large damages awards for injured road users, and in particular one of the State’s largest plaintiff claims.

In 2017 Rachel was selected to open and run our Walkerville office located on Walkerville Terrace. Since that time she and her team have built the practice focusing on Wills and Estates.

Reviews

Danica, Royal Park

The service I received from Rachel Sprod was friendly and I found her very approachable. She is also to be commended for her ability to explain legal terms and matters in a manner in which someone who is not a lawyer can understand, without undermining her professionalism.

Lynn, Burra

Excellent service. Clear explanations. I trust Rachel’s suggestions. She offers many options and always explains matters clearly.

Guy and Anne, Osborne

Always very polite and professional.

4.7/5 (based on 14 reviews)

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