Before joining ADJT, Rachel served as staff attorney for Chief Justice Wallace B. Jefferson at the Supreme Court of Texas. Previously, Ekery was an associate at Baker Botts LLP in Dallas and a shareholder at ScottHulse PC in El Paso, Texas, where she focused on business litigation and appellate matters. She earned her undergraduate degree from Duke University and her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she was an editor of the Law Review. She is certified in civil appellate law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.