Fran is a Senior Associate based in Manchester. She specialises in professional negligence and insurance coverage disputes. Fran has particular expertise in defending claims made against solicitors and is instructed in a number of complex, multi-party matters. She has considerable experience of mediation and arbitration.

Fran has completed one secondment at a leading insurer where she handled a variety of coverage and defence matters.

She has contributed to Kennedys’ external publications and is a contributor to the latest edition of Kennedys’ Claims Handling Law and Practice Guide. In addition she gives training and seminars to clients on a broad range of issues. She is a member of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers (FOIL).