Claire joined Oracle in 2010 and was subsequently promoted to Director in 2016; she is now Head of Global Operations for the firm. She practices in both civil and criminal litigation and combines clear strategic vision with a hands-on approach firmly focused on meeting her clients' expectations.
Claire has played a key role in turning Oracle Solicitors into recognized experts in the field of Aviation Law. The case of Bott & Co Solicitors v Ryanair DAC  EWCA Civ 143 completely changed the UK legal landscape in relation to aviation law. She has extensive experience in general civil litigation and non-judicial matters, and has also earned an excellent reputation as a successful negotiator on behalf of her clients. Where negotiation proves impossible, Claire offers creative and effective solutions for her clients. She is a strong and tenacious litigator.
In criminal law, Claire is an experienced attorney with a strong track record of protecting the rights of her clients. She has considerable experience in defending high-profile and multifaceted cases brought by specialized prosecution authorities. She has successfully defended charges of murder, rape and aggravated fraud.
Claire is also highly regarded as an extradition lawyer. She is a member of the Executive Committee of the UK Defense Extradition Lawyers Forum. (www.delf.org.uk).