About us Who we are Our team Mary-Claire Kelly Partner Mary-Claire joined Clan Childlaw as a Partner in April 2020. She has extensive experience as a social welfare and housing lawyer. Before joining Clan, Mary-Claire worked as a solicitor at Shelter and latterly the Civil Legal Assistance Office. Mary-Claire has been recognised by the Law Society of Scotland as an accredited specialist in Housing and Residential Tenancy law. She sits as a legal chair in the First-tier Tribunal (Housing and Property) Chamber. .