Rachel L. Sykes

Salt Lake City, Utah
Associate
Phone: (801) 533-0222
Fax: (801) 533-8081
Email: rachel@sykesinjurylaw.com

Rachel Sykes knew she wanted to be a lawyer since she was very young. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a B.A. in Humanities and a minor in French in 2004. She then went on the University of Idaho College of Law and obtained a J.D. in 2007. During her first year of law school, she won a runner-up award for the best oral argument among first year students. Ms. Sykes was also an editor of the Idaho Law Review. She was awarded the only "Outstanding Student Writing" award for the Idaho Law Review in 2006. Ms. Sykes was admitted to the Utah State Bar in October 2007. During 2008, Ms. Sykes clerked for the Honorable Gregory Orme at the Utah Court of Appeals.

Ms. Sykes then practiced personal injury law at Siegfried & Jensen for 3 years. While there, she resolved over 200 personal injury cases and represented dozens of clients at arbitration and mediation. She enjoys helping injured accident victims recover for their injuries. In her spare time, Rachel enjoys skiing, hiking, and traveling.