Financial Crime Partner, Russell-Cooke
Frances was called to the bar in 2008 and subsequently cross qualified as a solicitor in 2011. She represents individuals, limited companies and PLCs from the investigatory stage to Court proceedings. This includes ultra-high net worth individuals, senior management of high turnover multi-national corporations and world-leading global conglomerates in a variety of sectors (financial services, mining, property). Frances also defends investigations / prosecutions brought by UK based and cross-border law enforcement agencies, as well as prosecutions brought privately. Frances also advises on non-contentious regulatory aspects within the financial crime sphere.