Claire Gourley

Call 1996

gourley@exchangechambers.co.uk

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Practice Overview

Claire practises exclusively in personal injury, education and highways law and mainly acts for defendants. She offers frank, practical advice to her clients with a view on financial implications on all cases. Able to communicate with clarity with both solicitor and lay client, Claire prides herself on being an approachable and understanding advocate who works hard to achieve the best possible result.

Her personal injury practice covers a wide range of areas, including:

  • Occupiers’ liability
  • Public liability claims
  • School accidents
  • Employers’ liability
  • Highways law including issues relating to non-maintainable highways and Gulliksen arguments
  • Drains and subsidence claims
  • Housing disrepair claims
  • Defective Premises Act claims

Claire was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2015.