By: 26 June 2023
Clyde & Co appoints medical negligence specialist

Law firm Clyde & Co has appointed medical negligence specialist Louise Jackson as a partner in its Manchester office. 

The healthcare group at Clyde & Co provides a variety of legal services to the public and commercial sectors in the UK and around the world. 

Jackson, a skilled practitioner of defendant clinical negligence, joins from law firm Browne Jacobson. 

She defends primary care physicians and private clinicians on behalf of the Medical Protection Society (MPS), as well as clinical negligence cases for NHS Resolution, private clients, and insurers. 

Claire Petts, head of healthcare at Clyde & Co, spoke about the appointment. 

She said: “Our healthcare team has seen significant growth recently and Louise’s appointment allows us to provide expert response to this increased client demand. Her addition to our healthcare team in Manchester not only enhances our capabilities in the North West but across our entire UK network too.” 

Jackson outlined her motivations for choosing to work for Clyde & Co: “The reputation of a law firm is key and for me, the Clyde & Co name speaks for itself. I want to work with the best lawyers and support staff and for the best clients. The opportunity to be part of this team which is growing exponentially is exciting and I look forward to being part of its future.” 

Jackson joins Clyde & Co with a strong professional record after being named “a next generation partner” by Legal 500. 

Amid her wealth of experience, she has expertise within the dental sector and representing dentists, a focus she will maintain at Clyde & Co. 

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