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Claire Freeman

Claire Freeman

Senior Associate

Senior Associate
Claire Freeman

Claire Freeman advises a broad range of clients on complex commercial, financial and civil fraud matters.

Claire has significant trial experience and specialises in cross-border litigation.

  • Acting for a private equity firm in cross-border disputes regarding the collapse of a Greek telecommunications operator. The matter involves various claims in multiple jurisdictions in relation to a refinancing transaction
  • Advising a private equity firm in relation to a major shareholder dispute. The matter involves litigation across multiple jurisdictions and multiple arbitrations
  • Advising a sovereign wealth fund in relation to an arbitration and investigations in multiple jurisdictions associated with an international conspiracy to launder funds
  • Acting for a pharmaceutical company in relation to claims brought by a large generic medicines business in the English High Court for breach of contract, economic duress, the tort of intimidation and conspiracy in relation to the manufacture of a drug
  • Advising a private individual in relation to a family dispute involving claims that the defendants wrongfully conspired to deprive the claimant and her father of money, rights and interests
  • Acting for an aircraft finance company in an English Court of Appeal case relating to the duties of a mortgagee
  • Acting for a bank in relation to an arbitration concerning an investment in India
  • Acting for a hedge fund in relation to a dispute brought by a wealthy individual in the Commercial Court. The case concerned the alleged misselling of a derivative product
  • Secondment to a bank to conduct an internal investigation in order to identify and consider potential litigation and regulatory issues arising from a transaction where the bank had undertaken multiple roles across various departments of the bank

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Career and qualifications

  • University of Sheffield (BA Law) 2004
  • Joined Clifford Chance 2006
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 2008