Claire practices in both commercial litigation and insolvency and restructuring. Her commercial litigation practice focuses on contractual disputes, tort claims, shareholder litigation and transactional claims. Claire's insolvency and restructuring practice focuses on advising debtor companies, unsecured and secured creditors, purchasers of distressed assets and other parties affected by insolvency issues. She has experience working on behalf of financial institutions and accounting firms, as well as mining, resource and construction companies. Claire joined Blakes as an articled student after clerking for six Justices of the Supreme Court of British Columbia.
Claire frequently provides pro bono legal advice through Access Pro Bono.