Law firm Russell-Cooke has recruited Bernadette McGhie as a consultant in its clinical negligence team.

Previously a nurse, McGhie specialised in paediatrics and worked in intensive care. She joined the nurse education team where she contributed to the development of the paediatric nursing degree.

Personal injury and clinical negligence partner Janice Gardner commented: "We are delighted to welcome Bernadette to Russell-Cooke. Her clinical background as well as her outstanding track record as a lawyer make her a real asset to the firm."

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