- Commercial Litigation
Winner of the Rising Star award at the 2016 Yorkshire Legal Awards, Frances is experienced in dealing with banking and financial services disputes and professional negligence claims for lending institutions. She has also acted on Judicial Review matters and a number of complex commercial disputes.
- Acting on a professional negligence claim against one firm of solicitors for lender client with potential value of just under £2m. Involved an urgent project review of over 100 potential claims arising out of Buy to Let transactions
- acting on a judicial review claim regarding the decision to reinter the remains of King Richard III in Leicester
- acting on a case involving a complex, multi-million pound fraud by a client’s employee. Involved multiple urgent applications for assets to be frozen and properties to be searched
AIG Europe – When can similar claims against professionals be aggregated by insurers?
The much anticipated Supreme Court decision in AIG Europe Limited v Woodman and others was handed do ...Read More >
Frances Mitchell wins ‘Rising Star’ accolade at the Yorkshire Legal Awards
Gordons’ commercial litigation solicitor Frances Mitchell has been named as a ‘Rising Star’ of ...Read More >
“But for” battle: Professional liability in refinancing transactions
A recent Court of Appeal judgment will have significant ramifications for both lenders and the profe ...Read More >
Don’t go breaching my trust
Fraudulent property transactions have long posed a risk to purchasers and lenders – and their soli ...Read More >
Gordons support Women’s Refuge with spring clean charity collection
Gordons’ staff have donated 8 boxes of toiletries and beauty products to the Leeds and Bradford Wo ...Read More >