Clare Hoskins


Clare specialises in defending personal injury claims arising out of public and employers' liability claims ranging from manual handling and highways cases to cases of mental and sexual abuse. Clare is also an expert in special educational needs and bullying and harassment claims. Notable cases include:

  • Maloney v Torfaen County Borough Council [2005] EWCA Civ 1762, Court of Appeal: no liability under Occupiers’ Liability Act 1984 to a tenant taking a shortcut who fell into an unfenced pedestrian subway and suffered brain injury

Clare is also a member of the Sports Law team and has expertise in the area of sports related injuries and has represented a number of sporting bodies and sports persons in relation to such claims. Clare is appointed to the Sports Resolution Panel of Arbitrators (lay member), which is an independent service for resolution of sports disputes across the United Kingdom.

Capital Tower
CF10 3AG
Tel: 029 20345531
Fax: 029 20398206