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Frances Mitchell

Solicitor

Services

  • 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.

Highlights include:

  • 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

 

NEWS

23/03/2017

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 ...

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17/10/2016

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 ...

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06/07/2016

“But for” battle: Professional liability in refinancing transactions

A recent Court of Appeal judgment will have significant ramifications for both lenders and the profe ...

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21/04/2016

Don’t go breaching my trust

Fraudulent property transactions have long posed a risk to purchasers and lenders – and their soli ...

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10/04/2016

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 ...

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Contact Frances

Direct Line 0113 227 0210
Mobile 07788 368 006
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