Meet the team
Specialist healthcare lawyer Claire Petts has successfully defended many matters at trial, including several multi-million pound claims.
Claire is one of the partners at Clyde & Co, the law firm that represents PMP policyholders in medical indemnity claims. Described by legal ranking firm Chambers & Partners as a “powerhouse” who “does everything she can for her clients”, Claire advises on a range of claims against medical professionals, with particular expertise in brain injury claims.
Her experience includes:
- Successfully defending a multi-million pound medical malpractice claim made by a professional footballer against a leading US knee surgeon at trial. The case involved complex choice of law and jurisdictional issues.
- Representing a number of defendants in a group claim regarding drugs that did not have the desired result when injected into patients.
- Representing a group of clinics in relation to claims arising from PIP breast implants.
Claire has recently been recognised for her outstanding work in the field of Life Sciences in The Lawyer Hot 100, an industry-recognised award that identifies the best lawyers in the business.
Learn more: https://www.clydeco.com/sectors/healthcare
[Source for all content and Chambers quote – Clyde & Co website]