Claire joined Horsey Lightly in 2003 as a PA to a consultant in the residential conveyancing department after completing her 2:1(Hons) degree in Animal Science at Aberdeen University. Claire went on to do a post-graduate diploma in Law which she achieved in 2006. Claire completed her training contract at Horsey Lightly in 2008 but decided she preferred the Compliance and HR side of office management and began training in areas such as risk, anti-money laundering, office management, health and safety, recruitment, project and events management and more recently, cyber security and data protection.
Claire became PA to the Managing Partner in 2013 and then Deputy Practice Manager in 2015. Claire is now the Regulatory Standards Manager.
Claire is part of the Horsey Lightly Lexcel team which resulted in the firm becoming Lexcel accredited in 2015 and she continues to be actively involved with maintaining the Lexcel standard across the firm.