Claire Burton
Senior Associate

Claire specialises in all aspects of family law including divorce, matrimonial finances, and children matters.

Claire predominantly represents clients in divorce and separation advising on the financial issues arising from a relationship breakdown.  Claire advises clients ranging from small money cases to high net worth individuals providing an excellent level of service to all.

Claire also has experience of preparing pre and post nuptial agreements and advising clients of the advantages and disadvantages of these agreements.

Claire was noted as “highly recommended” in Legal 500 whilst working as an assistant solicitor with Blandy and Blandy.

Claire is currently the Secretary for the Thames Valley Family Lawyers’ Society which organises training and social events for family lawyers in the area but also campaigns for active change to assist practitioners and clients going through court proceedings.

Special interests




Claire graduated in law from Kings College, London and subsequently obtained a Distinction from the College of Law.  Claire trained at Blandy and Blandy where she remained for a further 5 years post qualification.  Before joining Pitmans Claire worked for a large multi-office firm in the Thames Valley region.  Claire joined Pitmans as a Senior Associate in March 2017.

Personal interests

Spending time walking with her two Labrador retrievers, avid reader and enjoyer of the arts.

Contact Claire Burton

You can contact Claire Burton via the methods below.

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