Rachel Owusu-Agyei

Call: 2015

At Old Square Chambers "barristers are approachable, reasonable and practical, with those same qualities being instilled in the clerks."

Chambers & Partners 2018

Old Square Chambers houses "true experts in employment law," who are "quite simply brilliant."

The Legal 500 2017


Rachel Owusu-Agyei joined Old Square as a tenant after the successful completion of her pupillage. She is building a diverse and busy practice across all of Chambers’ core areas of work, with a particular focus on employment, discrimination, personal injury, professional regulation and discipline. Rachel also has experience working on public inquiries having been instructed as junior counsel to the Grenfell Tower Inquiry.

Rachel read Law at Queens’ College, Cambridge. She was called to the Bar in 2015 and was awarded a Major Scholarship by Inner Temple. Rachel is currently a committee member of Inner Temple’s Junior Bar Association.

Rachel maintains a keen commitment to pro bono work, having provided assistance on the Employment Lawyers Appeals Advice Scheme, the Employment Tribunal Litigant in Person Scheme and giving free, monthly advice at the South West London Law Centre surgeries.

Professional Memberships

  • Employment Lawyers Association
  • Employment Law Bar Association
  • Industrial Law Society
  • Personal Injury Bar Association
  • Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers


Employment & Discrimination

Personal Injury

General Civil Litigation

Professional Regulatory & Discipline

Education & Safeguarding

Recent and current work

Key contacts

Graham Smith

Deputy Senior Clerk
Graham Smith 020 7269 0357
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Out of hours

William Meade (Senior Clerk)

07970 649 755


Graham Smith (Deputy Senior Clerk)

07795 023 532