Clare joined JMW in September 2018 in the catastrophic injury team.

Clare has significant experience in representing injured servicemen and women in a wide range of military claims. She has particular expertise in relation to:

  • Serious and life changing injuries, including traumatic brain injuries, spinal injuries, blast injuries and amputations;
  • Non-Freezing Cold Injuries;
  • Armed Forces Compensation Scheme Claims;
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation (Overseas) Scheme claims;
  • Cases involving combat immunity;
  • Inquest Representation.

Key cases include:

  • Pilot A - £7.2 million settlement for severe traumatic brain injury
  • Castlemartin Inquest – inquest into the death of 2 servicemen who died following an explosion of a Challenger 2 tank during live firing training in June 2017.
  • Brecon Beacon Inquest – inquest into the death 3 soldiers who died of heat exhaustion following SAS selection test in the Brecon Beacons in July 2013.
  • Lynx Helicopter inquest – inquest into the death of 5 servicemen who died when their aircraft went down in Afghanistan in April 2014.

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