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Claire Rawle

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Claire is a partner in the firm’s health, safety and environmental team which is recognised as having one of the leading health and safety practices in the UK. She is a specialist advocate and her national practice consists of all aspects of contentious matters involving health, safety and environmental legislation. Claire has over 20 years experience of advising and representing clients in both the private and public sectors across a range of industries on a variety of regulatory and criminal enforcement issues relevant to their service provision. Claire provides a 24 hour critical incident response service for her clients and her work includes managing their response to a critical incident; advice and representation at interviews under caution; support throughout the course of a joint investigation by Police/HSE; representation at coroners’ inquests; defence of criminal prosecutions brought by CPS and/or HSE; conduct of civil claims arising as a result of the critical incident conduct of appeals against Enforcement Notices. She advises on critical incident management and planning to include preparation of protocols and implementation training. A considerable number of her cases have been complex and have attracted considerable media interest at both a local and national level Claire is actively involved in a programme of workshops and seminars on various topics relating to health and safety to include management of health and safety, directors responsibilities, corporate manslaughter, crisis management and other related topics.

Wales: Human resources

Health and safety

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Claire Rawle - Blake Morgan LLP

Within: Health and safety

Led by the 'results-focused and knowledgeable' Claire Rawle, Blake Morgan LLP's two-partner team has a unique perspective on the market by virtue of its ability to handle civil and criminal health and safety matters, from both a prosecution and defence perspective. The team also handles compliance and management issues for private and public sector clients, with a growing presence in relation to product safety and liability. Robin Havard has vast experience on the prosecution front and is a key member of the team that also includes practising barrister Tom Walker, who is recognised as 'one to watch' for his strong contentious practice, and the development of certain niches including aviation and aerospace/space safety.

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