Claire’s practice spans all aspects of employment advisory, transactional and litigation matters. She works closely with employers and HR teams on their people and organisational development strategies by implementing effective workplace solutions.
With an international and national top tier law firm background, Claire has extensive experience advising employers on managing complex employee relations, implementing cultural change programmes and employment tribunal litigation.
With an ILM Level 7 qualification, Claire mixes leadership development, executive coaching and management skills with the purely legal aspects of her work.
She delivers training on a range of employment law issues and she is also a regular speaker at external networks.
Claire is ranked Band 2 by Chambers & Partners.
The Employment team is ranked Band 2 in Chambers & Partners.
The Employment team is ranked Tier 3 in The Legal 500.
“Not only is Claire Knowles an exemplary professional offering expert advice and experience, but she is also supremely personable and therefore very easy to talk to.”
“The detail and client-oriented Claire Knowles has an excellent and broad experience of employment law. She gets to the heart of the issue quickly and comes up with pragmatic solutions to problems.”
“Her knowledge is very impressive.”
“Excellent: she is very commercially aware, she really applies the law and she thinks about issues tactically.”