Claire Watson

Barrister (Call Date: 1991) Contact Clerk
Claire Watson

Claire has more than 30 years’ legal experience from both sides of the profession and is thus ideally placed to support lay and professional clients through the litigation process. ”

Claire specialises in Child arrangements and care cases.

Claire has a background in crime as a Senior Crown Court Prosecutor, prior to her move to the bar. This experience has lead to Claire being instructed in some of the more serious care and private law cases, many involving serious allegations of sexual abuse, non-accidental injury and chronic neglect.

Claire deals with clients in a sympathetic, sensitive manner. She takes the time to explain matters to clients as carefully as possible, in a language that they understand.

Court and tribunal experience

Family Court
Court of Appeal


LLB – 1988


Pupil Supervisor