Mrs Claire Powell > Thompson Smith and Puxon > Colchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Thompson Smith and Puxon
STABLE 6, STABLE ROAD
COLCHESTER
CO2 7GL
England

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial

Position

Claire is the director of Claire Powell Limited, a partner in the firm, and deals with a broad range of corporate and commercial work, specialising in franchise acquisitions and disposals. Claire advises traditional, corporate and limited liability partnerships on all issues including those arising on admission, retirement and dissolution. Claire also advises owner-managed businesses, SMEs and international manufacturing groups, on business-critical contracts and assists private and public companies on corporate governance, directors’ duties and acquisitions and disposals.

She has a particular interest in healthcare provision, advising individual GP Practices and GP Federations on NHS primary care contracts and sub-contracting arrangements. 

Career

Having Trained at Mills and Reeve, Claire qualified as a solicitor in 2000. She joined TSP’s Corporate and Commercial team in 2001 and in 2009 became a director of Claire Powell Ltd, a corporate partner in the firm.

Languages

English only

Education

Claire studied Law at the University of Hull and from there went straight on to study for her Legal Practice Certificate (LPC) at the College of Law, York.