Claire was a brash and seductive woman hired by Richard Hart to end the romantic relationship between Jake Hanson and Jane Mancini. In a one-night stand, she managed to seduce a drunken Jake after he'd had a fight with Jane and suspected her of cheating. Afterwards, Jake discovered that Claire had taken a job with Jane's business. A regretful Jake then planned on informing Jane of what had happened, but Claire managed to do so first. Claire then exited the series after being fired by Jane, who eventually resumed a friendship with Jake.