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Portrait of Clara Llewellyn-Jones
Areas of expertise: Family law


Clara is a senior paralegal in the family law team in Oxford. She assists the team with a range of tasks including compiling trial bundles, instructions to counsel, conducting legal research, forensic analysis of financial disclosure and attending hearings.

Clara studied criminology and law at Coventry University. After graduating in 2007, she spent ten years working in contentious civil litigation for two of the largest firms in the Thames Valley, before joining Penningtons Manches Cooper in July 2016.

Recent work highlights

  • Assisting with an extremely complex, multi-jurisdictional spousal maintenance case.
  • Analysis of a spouse’s bank statements, who had not complied with their duty of material disclosure.
  • Presenting recent case law to the firmwide private wealth team.
  • Attending a Resolution event and interacting with other family law practitioners.

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