Shona Houghton

Shona Houghton

Recoveries Manager (FCILEx)
Chartered Institute of Legal Executives – Fellow 2018


Shona is the Debt Recovery Manager based in the Exeter office.

She qualified as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in 2018.

Shona joined Michelmores in 2013, having worked in credit control, debt collection and litigation for internationally recognised companies since 2007.  She brings a wealth of experience in practical debt management solutions from the private sector.

She is responsible for a large caseload of debt recovery matters such as Statutory Demands, County and High Court proceedings, bankruptcy, winding-up petitions and enforcement proceedings.  

Shona manages the Debt Recovery team, and together with the wider Commercial & Regulatory Disputes team, advises clients upon the most appropriate method of debt recovery for their circumstances.

Recent Experience

  • Account Manager for Landmark Information Services relating to the recovery of their corporate debts.
  • Account Manager for a national claims management company relating to the recovery of volume debt.
  • Acting on behalf of a range of clients in both consumer and private client debt recovery.