Russell-Cooke has strengthened its commercial property practice with the hire of its ninth partner Kathrin McClintock.

Kathrin joins from Taylor Vinters where she was partner and head of the real estate department. Her experience includes a wide variety of property transactions including landlord and tenant work, commercial developments, property restructuring, securitisations, corporate sales and acquisitions, PFI transactions and high value residential sales and purchases.

Peter Dawson, head of the commercial property group, commented, "Kathrin will be a great asset to the team. Her extensive legal experience and efficient approach to client work supports our sophisticated legal expertise and client-focus ethos."