Rachel M. Falknor



Rachel Falknor is an associate and Business Law attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP. She is based in the Tampa office where she is a member of the firm’s Estate Planning Practice Group.

Prior to joining Foley, Rachel was an Estate Planning and Tax attorney for a law firm in Florida. In this role, she gained experience preparing estate planning documents for high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth clients, developing and implementing advanced tax planning strategies to meet clients’ estate planning and tax objectives.

Rachel has previous experience as a legal extern with the Statewide Guardian ad Litem Program and as a Student Attorney for the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau.


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law (LLM, 2021)
    • Taxation
  • University of Florida Levin College of Law (JD, magna cum laude, 2019)
    • General Editor, Journal of Law and Public Policy
    • Competing Member, Alternative Dispute Resolution Team
  • University of Arkansas (BA, summa cum laude, 2016)


  • Received, Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognition for:
    • Tax Law (2023)
    • Trusts and Estates

Professional Memberships

  • Member, The Real Property Probate and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar


  • Florida