Claire is ranked a Band 2 Lawyer by Chambers & Partners.
The Employment team is ranked Band 2 in Chambers & Partners.
The Employment team is ranked Tier 3 in The Legal 500.
Recognised in Chambers UK as a leader in her field, sources say that: “She gives really good practical advice on how to handle difficult situations.”
Claire Knowles is appreciated by clients for her “sound and appropriate advice” and clients say she is “personable, friendly, relaxed and engaged.’
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