Claire started her career in advertising and then moved into recruitment in the legal sector. Claire joined Linklaters in 2000 and spent much of her career moving through roles in recruitment, trainee development and HR business partnering. She was Head of HR for the Finance & Projects division at Linklaters before joining Bates Wells as HR Director at the start of 2020.

Qualifications and career

  • University of Manchester – Combined Studies, 2.1
  • University of Westminster – MA, Human Resource Management (includes CIPD qualification)