Victoria started her career in the law in 1987 working as a paralegal in the area of criminal law, personally injury and family law. In 1997 Victoria qualified as a member of the institute of Legal Executives being admitted as a fellow in 1999. In 2010 Victoria was admitted as a Chartered Legal Executive.
In 1997 Victoria specialised in the area if family law, including domestic abuse, separation, divorce, financial settlements, pre-nuptial agreements, cohabitation agreements and children matters.
Victoria is a member of Resolution and in 2012 she trained and qualified as a Resolution Family Mediator. On the 19th February 2015, Victoria was accredited by Resolution as a specialist in Domestic Abuse and in Children, gaining specialist status under the Resolution scheme. To enable Victoria to become a Resolution Accredited Specialist, she had to pass a tough independent assessment to show her skills, expertise and knowledge.
In 2016, Victoria gained recognition by the Family Mediation Council to undertake All Issues Mediation, which includes all aspects of family mediation. As a family mediator Victoria is committed to assisting parties to find their own resolution to their family dispute, thus help avoiding expensive and lengthy Court proceedings.
Victoria joined the practice in 2005 and is a long-standing, highly-valued member of the Family Law department who’s made significant contributions to the firm. In 2017, Victoria was appointed as a Director of the firm.
Victoria has an approachable non-judgemental approach to clients. Victoria represents clients in both the Family Proceedings Court and County Court.
In her personal time Victoria enjoys spending time with her young family, going to the theatre, reading and socialising with friends.
What Victoria's client's say:
"I felt that the staff were friendly and helpful every time I contacted them and everything was dealt with urgently. Thank you".
" I felt your help, concerns, advice was wonderful and you listened to what I wanted. The level of service was excellent. I sometimes wavered but you always put me back on the right track. Also I found your opinions and advice to be honest".
"I don't think you could improve on excellence".
"I was treated with compassion and understanding at all times. Excellent firm to deal with".
"If anyone I know is getting divorced I will be telling them to come to see you. I was happy with the service and Victoria was very efficient and professional whilst being very understanding and put me at ease".
"My treatment has been very fair and thorough from all staff members. I would have no hesitation in recommending your company".
"I will always be so grateful for all the help, advice and support you gave me."