• Pepperdine School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2010
    Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution Certificate

  • University of Washington, B.A., Law Society and Justice, cum laude, 2007

Rachel L. Bench


Rachel’s practice focuses on the representation of health professionals as well as hospitals and other medical facilities in medical malpractice actions. While also advising and defending healthcare professionals in licensing matters and disciplinary proceedings. In addition, Rachel also has extensive experience defending her clients in actions involving premises liability, product liability, wrongful death, construction defect, and commercial disputes.

Prior to joining BB&L, Rachel began and developed her career at other premier Pacific Northwest civil-litigation defense firms, where she handled a large and varied caseload. There, she represented healthcare professionals and medical facilities in medical malpractice and class actions. She has also represented individuals and entities in commercial litigation and general liability matters, including those involving catastrophic loss.

Rachel is licensed to practice in Washington and Oregon.

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  • Washington State Bar Association

  • Oregon State Bar Association

  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington

  • King County Bar Association

  • Washington Defense Trial Lawyers