Claire read Law at Southampton University before studying the Legal Practice Course at Guildford College of Law. She qualified at Lamport Bassitt in 1997 and worked in their Defendant Insurance department until 2004. In the same year she joined the Winchester office of Beachroft Wansboroughs.
Since 1997, Claire has specialised in high value catastrophic personal injury and clinical negligence claims. She works for the MDU, NHS Litigation Authority as well as NHS Trusts.
Her cases consist predominantly of complex matters including obstetric and paediatric claims, catastrophic brain and spinal injury claims, stroke and orthopaedic and gynaecological claims.