Partner | Edinburgh
Dispute Resolution & Claims, Personal Injury
Currently head of our Dispute Resolution and Claims Department, Clare has many years' experience in civil litigation advising a broad range of individual and commercial clients. Clare is based in our Edinburgh office and has run our operation there since 1994. Clare works closely with our other specialist teams to offer her clients comprehensive solutions to their legal problems both for the short and long term.
Clare’s particular area of expertise is Court of Session litigation where she has extensive experience of high value personal injury, professional negligence and commercial actions. Clare has been involved in a large number of considerable damages claims securing life-changing settlements for her and her team’s clients.
Chambers and Partners 2019
Head of the Edinburgh team Clare Macpherson has expertise in Court of Session litigation and is experienced in major personal injury claims. Sources say: "She is an excellent lawyer and incredibly efficient." Others add that she takes "a professional approach while being pleasant and personable."
Chambers & Partners 2020
Market sources praise Edinburgh-based Clare Macpherson for her "strategic understanding of the issues and how to deal with the other side." She is highly respected for her litigation expertise and her handling of high-value claims, often concerning industrial disease and employers' liability. "She gives her full attention and makes you feel as though you are in safe hands," reports a client.