Clare Bessant-Nicholls joined BGW in April 2020 as a residential conveyancing solicitor.

Clare spent a number of years working for a literary agency before converting to law and has an LLM in Entertainment Law.  She qualified as a solicitor in 2002 after training with a firm in Richmond upon Thames and, since qualifying, has specialised mainly in residential property.  Having worked for firms in London, the Channel Islands and Dorset, Clare has recently relocated to Somerset and now lives in Wells with her husband who is also a solicitor, her daughter and two pet rabbits.

Clare is based in our Shepton Mallet office.

You can contact her by telephone on 01749 330 330 or by email at