“She’s extremely intelligent, and gives her advice in a very understandable way” and “She is fantastic to work with and quickly grasps the detail in large cases” (Chambers & Partners 2017)
“A markedly insightful, meticulous and accomplished professional negligence advocate. She is approachable, driven and pragmatic - definitely someone to have on your team”. “She quickly grasps the important issues and provides advice which always considers the client’s commercial considerations”. (Chambers & Partners, 2016)
“She provides crystal clear written advice, and is down to earth, pragmatic and easy to work with”. (Legal 500 2016)
Clare specialises in all areas of professional liability with particular emphasis on lawyers, valuers, accountants and auditors, and insurance brokers. She has been instructed in numerous professional liability cases (both led and on her own account) and has appeared for claimants and defendants both in Court and at mediations. She is an experienced advocate who gets to grips quickly with what is really at issue and takes a tough line to achieve the best outcome for her client.
Clare is on the executive committee of the Professional Negligence Bar Association.
She sets out her experience of each of the professions concerned under the relevant sub-heading.