Claire Cosgrove > Hill Dickinson LLP > Liverpool, England > Lawyer Profile

Hill Dickinson LLP
L3 9SJ

Work Department

Business services; property retail.


A partner in our property team, undertaking a wide range of property tranactions with particular emphasis on acquisitions amd disposals and landlord and tenant work, Claire was originally a trainee at the firm and qualified into the property and construction team in 2005. She was promoted to senior associate in 2008 and partner in 2011.

She has particular expertise in acquisitions and disposals and landlord and tenant work. Particular areas of specialism include:

  • bulk disposals and acquisitions
  • investment acquisitions including retail parks and shopping centres
  • acting for tenants in the retail sector – Claire has acted for national retailers since qualification in all aspects of their property portfolios                                        


Trained Hill Dickinson; qualified 2005; trainee Bullivant Jones/Hill Dickinson 2003-05; solicitor Hill Dickinson 2005-08; associate Hill Dickinson 2008-2011; partner Hill Dickinson 2011 to present.


St Gregory’s RC High School, Warrington; University of Liverpool (2002 LLB (Hons)); College of Law, Chester (2003 LPC).

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Real estate > Commercial property: Liverpool

Headquartered in Liverpool, Hill Dickinson LLP provides a full service offering and an ‘exceptional’ commercial property team, focusing largely on regional development, planning, and investment work. Alex McCann heads up the national practice and regularly advises on high value regional development projects and investment properties. Claire Cosgrove works with clients in the retail sector, and David Swaffield continues to lead on key development and logistics matters.