Rachel Atkins

Partner, London

A specialist in safeguarding the reputations of prominent individuals and businesses, Rachel couples her experience in media law with a detailed knowledge of reputation threats that emanate from non-media sources. With a wealth of experience in this area - from disgruntled employees to black swan incidents – Rachel is frequently instructed by HNWs, CEOs, private businesses and PLCs to defend reputation – whatever the threat. Rachel is ranked as a leader in her field in Chambers & Partners, the Spear’s 500, the Spear's Reputation Management index and the Citywealth Leaders List.

In Chambers & Partners 2020 guide, Rachel is well regarded for her experience of handling reputation management and privacy matters, frequently on behalf of high net worth individuals and family businesses. An impressed client reports: "Rachel is an exceptional lawyer; she provides fantastic support, has enormous experience and I can recommend her without any reservations."

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Content by Rachel


How do you ensure you remain resilient and pass on a resilient mindset to your team?

"COVID-19 requires us to be more ‘consciously kind’ than we might have been before" Rachel Atkins discusses the importance of resilien...

10 November 2020

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Reputation Management - Remuneration Issues

The pandemic has brought executive remuneration under even closer attention from shareholders, employees, regulators and government, al...

12 August 2020

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How to stay one step ahead of litigation threats in a business (un)usual world

In an exclusive article for Global Leaders in Law, Rachel Atkins explains how the uncertainty of the last few months has created an env...

17 July 2020

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Big Data And The Media

Rachel Atkins speaks to Citywealth

4 October 2016

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People Are the Risk, Not Just IT

Be pre-emptive to better deal with a bad leaver.

30 July 2015

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Grasping the Nettle

The benefits of speaking up when it comes to reputation.

8 July 2015

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Private Lives & Prying Eyes

Rachel Atkins writes for The Hedge Fund Journal.

19 December 2014

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Litigation in the Media Spotlight

Rachel Atkins writes for the Global Legal Post.

13 October 2014

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Citywealth Power Women Awards: Rachel Atkins Wins | SCHILLINGS

Award recognises Rachel's leadership in professional services

4 February 2016

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Think Your Finances are Private?

The threats to privacy posed by new fiscal transparency rules.

25 September 2015

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