Claire has a common law practice specialising in personal injury and general civil law.
Claire has extensive experience in all areas of personal injury law, including industrial and workplace injuries and road traffic accidents. She accepts instructions at all levels and acts for both claimants and defendants. Claire also undertakes a significant volume of advisory work particularly in relation to assessing quantum for general and special damages.
Landlord and Tenant
Claire has represented both landlords and tenants in commercial and residential disputes from preliminary hearings through to trials and this is an area of growing interest to her.
Claire has regular experience of representing claimants and defendants in high value credit hire litigation.
In addition Claire’s common law practice includes contract disputes, insolvency, Inheritance Act claims and Trusts of Land Act (TOLATA) cases.
Claire is also approved by the Bar Council to accept instructions in Public Access cases.
Qualifications and past experience:
2000: Modern History (BA Hons), Oxford University
2002: PgDL, College of Law
2003: BVC, BBP Law School
Away from the Bar Claire has also worked as a consultant for a Sector Skills Council.
Outside of work Claire enjoys good food and wine and keeping fit.
“We and our clients are delighted with the result and I would have no hesitation in recommending Claire Clift and Clerksroom in the future. She did really well to get an absolute possession order first time out.”
Mike Downey Glamorgan Law