Victoria specialises in providing expert guidance to High Net Worth clients during divorce proceedings, facilitating the resolution of intricate financial matters that may include complex assets, pensions and investments; including those held internationally. She also advises on more complex Children Matters and the establishment of child arrangements within the realm of private law proceedings. Victoria is also adept at offering guidance in cases involving domestic abuse and can oversee the implementation of necessary protective measures.
Throughout her career spanning over 19 years in family law, Victoria has amassed extensive experience in advising business owners on safeguarding their enterprises during divorce proceedings and minimising disruption to their business.
Victoria has a keen interest in agriculture and farming, particularly when intervenors are involved in connection with assets within matrimonial finance. Additionally, she has represented sports stars, company CEO’s and directors, assisting them in safeguarding their wealth.
Victoria is renowned for her direct and pragmatic approach and offers clients an early assessment of the likely outcome of their cases to help manage expectations.
Her approach provides clients with a structured and efficient handling of matters, minimising delays
After a previous career with HMRC, Victoria started her legal career with a medium sized firm in Cardiff in 2005. Upon qualification, she embarked upon a career which allowed her to obtain experience in all aspects of Family Law, before setting up her own firm in 2010. For the last 12 years she has run her own Family Law Firm, before it was acquired by a Top 70 Law Firm in 2022. She was then appointed as a partner with Stowe Family Law in 2022 before heading up the family department with Hugh James in 2023.
Memberships and awards
Victoria is a member of the Advanced Member of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel Firm and was Shortlisted for the Lexis Nexis Family Law Awards (Midlands and Wales 2020).