Claire Rawle > Blake Morgan LLP > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Blake Morgan LLP
ONE CENTRAL SQUARE
CARDIFF
CF10 1FS
Wales

Work Department

Regulatory 

Position

Claire is a Partner who leads the Health, Safety and Environmental team which is recognised as having one of the leading Health and Safety practices in the UK.

Claire leads the firm’s cross-office Compliance, Investigations and Prosecutions team which is recognised as having one of the leading Health and Safety practices in Wales and the South of England. Claire has over 28 years’ experience advising and representing clients in the private and public sectors across a range of industries on a variety of regulatory and criminal enforcement issues and Coroner’s Inquests.

Lawyer Rankings

Wales > Employment > Health and safety

(Hall of Fame)

Claire RawleBlake Morgan LLP

Comprised of ‘hungry lawyers with strong interpersonal skills and razor sharp brains’, Blake Morgan LLP is undoubtedly one of the go-to health and sefety outfits in Wales, with expertise on both the prosecution and defence side. The firm’s historical and continued representation of the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) on its large cases in Wales and South of England, enables the firm to effectively transplant this knowledge and experience to effectively defend the most serious health and safety offences (including corporate and gross negligence manslaughter cases) brought against corporates and company offices. Benefiting from ‘an encyclopaedic knowledge of H&S case law and sound judgement to boot’, team head Claire Rawle  takes the lead on the defence side and is particularly accomplished at handling matters in a health social care setting. Himself a practising barrister, senior associate Tom Walkerhas great litigation instincts and sound judgement’, which he deploys to good effect in a prosecution setting for the HSE. Consultant Robin Havard has vast experience in the field and continues to be retained by the HSE to assist in work-related fatalities.