Claire Hunt



Claire joined Birketts in August 2016 as a Solicitor in our Corporate Team in Chelmsford. Claire specialises in commercial contract law and qualified as a Solicitor in September 2014. 

Predominantly, Claire assists clients in relation to distribution agreements, goods and services agreements, agreements relating to intellectual property and software, consultancy agreements, NDAs and terms and conditions. Claire has particular experience with contracts involving goods and services provided in relation to vehicles and software.

Claire is a member of the Data Protection Team and provides advice relating to data protection clauses in contracts, as well as privacy policies and data sharing agreements. 

Before Claire joined the firm, Claire also specialised in corporate law. Her experience in corporate law included buying and selling companies, conducting due diligence and preparing the sale or purchase documentation, providing advice on compliance with the Companies Act 2006 and drafting and amending various corporate documents. This experience gave Claire a wider understanding and grounding in Company Law.

Currently, Claire's working hours are Monday and Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm, Thursday 9:30am - 4:30pm and Friday 9:30am - 5:30pm.  

Other Information

Claire trained at a regional firm and undertook her legal education at The College of Law (now The University of Law) in Chester. 

Claire is recommended by Legal 500 [UK 2019]. Previous editions described her as "friendly and responsive".

The Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer 2019

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