From spinal cord injury to mentoring other injury sufferers and playing wheelchair rugby
29 May 2018
Victoria specialises in complex and high-value clinical negligence cases, particularly those involving clients who have suffered injuries at birth, brain injuries and spinal cord injuries. She has acted in both pre-litigated and litigated claims and has experience to trial.
Victoria was nominated and shortlisted for the Barker Brooks Young Achiever of the Year 2011 at the Personal Injury Awards.
Matters on which Victoria has acted include spinal abscess cases, fatal cases, delay in diagnosis and delay in treatment cases, and surgical error cases. Victoria has also assisted on a number of claims including a claim for a spinal cord injury which settled for a capitalised sum in excess of £8m.
Victoria has a Diploma in Professional Practice (distinction). Victoria joined the Leeds office of Stewarts as a solicitor in January 2012 before relocating to London in January 2014. She became an associate solicitor in 2016.
Victoria enjoys taking part in long distance runs to raise money for charity, attending music festivals, travelling far and wide, and going on long walks with her Yorkshire Terrier.