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Kayleigh Nugent

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Kayleigh is a Solicitor in the Medical Negligence and Serious Injury team.

A law graduate from the University of Northumbria, solicitor Kayleigh Nugent joined in 2016.

Kayleigh started her career as a Legal Assistant in the Court of Protection department at Irwin Mitchell Solicitors. She then joined McKeag & Co as a Paralegal in 2011, where she went on to complete her solicitor training contact.  She qualified as a solicitor in 2014.

During her time at McKeags Kayleigh was based in the civil litigation department where she specialised in multi track personal injury claims. Her experience includes advising on fatal accidents, accidents at work, road traffic accidents and public liability claims.

At Burnetts Kayleigh works exclusively within the medical law team representing clients who have suffered injury as a result of medical negligence.

In her spare time Kayleigh is a keen runner and is a member of Gosforth Harriers running club. In 2016 she is running the Great North Run in aid of the Percy Hedley Foundation alongside her work colleagues.