Claire graduated in Law from the University of Bristol in 1991, and qualified as a Solicitor in 1994. She trained and qualified at Titmuss Sainer & Webb (now Dechert) in London where she worked for a number of years before joining DJ Freeman in 2000. Claire joined Sedgwick Kelly as a partner in 2003 and became head of the Property Department in 2008.
Claire is a member of the Law Society Property Section and specialises in commercial property. She has substantial experience of acting for a range of owners, investors and occupiers in connection with the letting, development, management, sale and purchase of Commercial Property, as well as undertaking residential property work. Claire acts for a number of residential development companies, dealing with all aspects of site assembly and development, as well as plot sales following completion of the development.
Claire grew up in the area, went to school in Berkhamsted, and returned to live in a small village on the edge of the Chiltern Hills in Hertfordshire in 2003. Outside work, she enjoys a busy family life with her husband and two sons – when they can, they all enjoy walking in and exploring their local countryside together.
Contact Claire for advice in all matters relating to Property.
“We worked with Claire over a period of five years on two activities: firstly the obtaining of planning permission for our new home and secondly the building and sale of our previous property, all of which has been both a constructive helpful and pleasing experience.“