Victoria read French (and English literature) at London University. She trained with Collyer Bristow and qualified as a dispute resolution lawyer. Thereafter she worked in the construction and engineering units of DLA Piper and Penningtons Manches undertaking both contentious and non-contentious work. In recent years Victoria has worked as an in-house lawyer both in local government and private practice most recently for a leading international construction consultancy in London, and on secondment in Dubai, where she was responsible for the firms International’s contentious and non-contentious employment matters as well as working with other lawyers in the team on contentious construction work.
Victoria is a grecophile and likes spending spare time with her husband, family and friends hiking and swimming in the sea in her favourite haunts in Greece.