Claire Armer - Commercial Director

Claire Armer LLP Partner Newtons Richmond

Claire Armer is a Director of Newtons Solicitors working across the Company Commercial and Commercial Property Teams. 

Claire works with a range of businesses across the region and has a reputation for being down to earth and approachable which makes her popular with clients.

In addition to contributing articles for Newtons’ website, Claire has written articles on a range of commercial topics for the national and local press as well as for specialist legal publications.

Claire’s experience includes:


  • Buying and selling companies
  • Company administration and compliance; share transfers and company reorganisation
  • Shareholder and partnership agreements
  • Commercial agreements e.g. terms and conditions, distribution agreements, franchise agreements and consultancy agreements

IT agreements e.g. service level agreements, software development agreements, shrink-wrap and click-wrap software licences

Commercial Property

  • Sale and purchase of commercial property
  • Acting for Landlord or Tenant of commercial premises on a range of issues  including drafting, negotiating and advising upon heads of terms, leases, agreements for lease, rent deposit deeds, assignments, deeds of variations, lease forfeiture, exercise of break clauses and service of section 25 notices

Claire is based in Richmond and also works in our Ripon and Knaresborough offices.

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Specialist Services

  • Agreements
  • Agricultural and Rural
  • Business Leases
  • Charities and Third Sector
  • Commercial Property
  • Company and Commercial Law
  • Company Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Franchising
  • Gifts and Trusts
  • Intellectual Property
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Property Development
  • Property Finance
  • Sales and Purchases of Properties and Businesses