Frances is a senior associate in Kennedys Manchester office within the commercial disputes team. She qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2012.

Frances specialises in commercial litigation acting for business, directors, partners and other professionals on contentious matters in a wide variety of commercial disputes with particular experience in claims for breach of contract, shareholder and company disputes, high profile defamation claims and complex financial litigation including specifically, cyber breach recovery and crypto asset recovery claims. Frances increasingly advises authorised financial services businesses on the impact of FCA regulation and public bodies on the impact of consumer rights legislation and accompanying guidance.

Market recognition

  • Recommended lawyer for 'Commercial litigation: Manchester (North West)' The Legal 500 UK 2024
  • Recommended lawyer for 'Banking litigation (North West)'
    “Senior associate Frances Mosely [is a] very experienced litigator with a real ability to play a hand well so as to bring the mighty to their knees.”
    The Legal 500 UK 2021