Claire Gardner


“Claire specialises in advising and representing parents and other family members in all public law child care matters.”


Child Care Law

Claire is a solicitor in the Child Care Law department at Hanne & Co. After graduating from University with a first class LLB Law degree, Claire completed the LPC and joined Hanne & Co in 2015 as a paralegal in the Care Department. Claire then completed her training contact at Hanne & Co and qualified into the Care Department in 2017.

Claire has experience in advising and representing parents, grandparents and other family members within care proceedings, including clients living abroad.

Claire has experience in representing clients in cases where there have been allegations of physical abuse, domestic abuse, substance misuse and neglect. She has also represented clients in cases involving lengthy fact-finding hearings where numerous facts have been in dispute.

In her spare time, Claire enjoys travelling and spending time with friends and family.

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