Frances Coulson

Frances is Head of Insolvency and Litigation at Moon Beever running a substantial team of insolvency and litigation specialists. She undertakes most areas of personal and corporate insolvency, specialising in contentious insolvency especially cases involving fraud, as well as provisional liquidations and injunctive work generally. She has been at Moon Beever where she trained, since 1984, qualifying in 1986, and a partner since 1988, becoming Managing Partner in 2000 and Senior Partner in 2014. She is also a founder partner of ShawnCoulson, an international association, of which Moon Beever is the London office.
Frances was, until 2012, Chairman of the Appeal Committee at ACCA, with ten years' regulatory experience. She is a member of Insol Europe and Insol International, and the IBA and, veering towards the personal, of the NFU, and the Carlton Club.
Frances was R3 President from 2011-2012 and is a former chairman of the SPG Committee. She is the current chair of R3’s Fraud Group and a member of Council and Policy Group. Frances is a Board Trustee of the Fraud Advisory Panel, a charity dedicated to anti-fraud work, and a member of the Economic Crime Prevention Group.

She is interested in all things equestrian as are her three daughters and her husband, and spends her free time (such as it is) with her family and other animals, riding and trying to improve her strokes at Real Tennis.