Claire Atkinson

Managing Senior Law Clerk

Short Bio

Claire studied Psychology and Criminology at the University of Windsor, graduating in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts. She continued her education at the Humber Institute of Advanced Learning and Technology, and excelled in the Law Clerk Program. She graduated in 2006, with Honours.

Claire has been employed as a Law Clerk since 2006, concentrating in family law since 2007. She is currently an Associate Member of the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario. Claire is also a Commissioner of Oaths.

Claire was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland. She attended St. Catherines National School before emigrating to Canada in 1991. Claire enjoys a hot cup of tea and a good laugh.

Claire joined Stephen Durbin in 2010 and is one of the founding members of the firm.



Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (with a minor in Criminology), Law
Clerk Diploma, with Honours at University of Windsor


Membership and Activities

Associate Member of the Institute of Law Clerks of
Ontario , Commissioner of Oaths