Claire McParland

Managing Associate

Claire joined Hepburn Delaney in November 2021 as Managing Associate of our Family Law team.


Claire advises on all aspects of relationship breakdown, providing expert advice on divorce, separation, protecting the family finances and children of the family.

Claire’s expertise includes divorce cases involving high value and complex structures, often with international assets and jurisdiction issues. She also often represents clients in complex children’s proceedings where there has been local authority involvement and in applications to remove/contest removal of children from the jurisdiction.

Claire can advise both where there are high value assets or complex issues to resolve as well as helping professional families and those that are not working. She can resolve cases amicably as well as robustly and will tailor her approach to suit your individual circumstances.

Claire is dedicated to resolving matters as quickly and cost-effectively as possible. She supports her client’s to make the process as stress-free as possible and is dedicated to providing the very best standards of client care. She will help guide you through all aspects of family breakdown, providing a personable approach. She often works closely with other professionals such as counsellors, coaches, mediators, financial advisors and forensic accountants to ensure her clients are fully supported throughout the process.

Claire is listed as a Leading Lawyer by Wiselaw


Claire is a member of Resolution.


Claire was educated at Hertfordshire law school and was admitted as a solicitor in 2006. She has been specialising in family law for more than 15 years. Before joining Hepburn Delaney, Claire was heavily involved in developing, expanding and running family law teams at four other firms.