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Claire Herbert

Legal Director

  • Location: Leicester
  • Email: Claire Herbert
  • Direct Telephone: +44 (0) 845 250 8092
  • Direct Fax: +44 (0) 845 017 1218
  • Mobile: +44 (0) 7976 183 552

Expertise

Claire is a legal director in the Commercial Dispute Resolution team and is experienced in a wide variety of commercial disputes for a range of clients.

She was a legal executive for three years prior to qualifying as a solicitor in 2009.

Experience

Claire is experienced in dealing with media litigation, contractual claims, professional negligence, shareholder and partnership disputes, and enforcement action.

Successes

Acted for the defendant in the case of Frontier Systems Ltd trading as VOICEFLEX -v- Frip Finishing Limited EWHC 1907 (TCC).

Successfully defended a claim for £35,000 of fraudulent telephone calls made by a third party who hacked into the defendant’s telephone system provided by the claimant.

Successfully recovered over £100,000 on behalf of disappointed beneficiaries under a Will, when the Will was negligently drafted such that the family members of the deceased were due to receive a lower percentage of the Estate than the deceased intended.

Interests

Claire is a Nottingham Panthers ice hockey fan and enjoys travelling and entertaining.