A groundbreaking and accomplished leader, Rachael was the first female general counsel for the MBTA and the first to jointly serve as general counsel of both the MBTA and MassDOT. There, she managed a staff of over one hundred and fifty attorneys, paralegals, and support staff. She later served as chief legal counsel for the Massachusetts Port Authority.
As Suffolk County’s District Attorney, she will bring the leadership acumen, emotional intelligence, and innovation that have aided her in her career of public service.
Rachael is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst (B.A.), Northeastern University School of Law (J.D.), Georgetown University Law Center (LL.M.), and the Harvard Business School’s Program for Leadership Development.