My position requires a great deal of trust from my clients, as family proceedings can be amongst the most difficult times in a person’s life. I pride myself on being a voice of reason, and a source of support during these times; ensuring that clients are well prepared for the potential outcomes and equipped with sound and sensible legal advice.
Claire is an Associate Solicitor in our family law team having joined our firm in March 2020, after gaining four years’ experience at another local law firm in York. Claire undertakes a full range of care proceedings, private children and domestic violence matters across Yorkshire. She has experience of acting for parents in proceedings against Social Services in North Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and East Yorkshire.
Each case Claire is involved with is unique and with that in mind, she delivers a bespoke service to each and every client she works with, focusing on the needs and objectives for the best outcome for that case.
Claire is a member of Resolution, and follows the Resolution Code of Practice, aiming to promote a constructive approach to family issues, minimising conflict where possible.
What our clients say about Claire
Emily Darke and Claire Eastwood were fantastic at easing my mind and worked hard on my case. Always friendly and polite.
Claire gave me excellent advice. She listened attentively to my position, asking searching questions and commenting appropriately to my account. I felt very relaxed and confident in her ability to diagnose and give me professional advice. She was excellent!
Best solicitors I’ve ever dealt with, they had my side of the case all the way through and give me the best support and advice a could of ever needed to get things sorted, I put my 100% trust into there service and got 101% back, they stuck to every word they said.
They have my faith for recommendations to anyone in need of family support I would highly recommend them, and can’t thank them enough.
Listened to every and any worry I had, and reassured me from start to end. Made me have all faith and trust in their help they gave me. The best I could have asked for.
Helpful, and always returned calls if wasn’t available, within same day, never left me with any worries all the way till the end.