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Dere Street Barristers

Chambers of John Elvidge QC

14 TOFT GREEN, YORK, YO1 6JT, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0344 335 1551
Fax:
Fax 01904 610056
DX:
65517 YORK 7
Email:
Web:
www.derestreet.co.uk
Dere Street Barristers (Chambers of John Elvidge QC), Victoria Hajba, York, ENGLAND

Victoria Hajba

Email:
Web:
www.derestreet.co.uk
Dere Street Barristers (Chambers of John Elvidge QC)

Position

Victoria accepts instructions in Civil, Crime and Family Law

 Prior to her career at the bar Victoria volunteered for the Human Rights Charity Reprieve in the USA at a Texas Law Firm defending people facing capital punishment.

Crime:
Victoria prosecutes and defends in the Youth Court, Magistrates’ Court and Crown Court. Her expertise covers a spectrum of criminal offences including domestic violence, robbery, drug offences, road traffic matters and sexual offences. Victoria also acts on behalf of local authorities, the Probation Service, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA).

Family:
Victoria appears regularly in the Family Proceedings Court (FPC) and County Court in both public and private law matters. She had substantial experience of contact and residence disputes. Victoria represents applicants and respondents at all stages of financial remedy proceedings.

Civil:
Victoria advises, drafts documents and represents parties in a broad range of civil matters. Victoria is particularly keen to develop her paper-based practice. She accepts instructions on a CFA basis where appropriate.

Direct Access:
Victoria has been certified by the Bar Council to provide Direct Access work and is happy to receive enquiries for any type of legal advice, drafting or representation directly from members of the public via our clerks.

Member

North Eastern Circuit; Inner Temple Junior Bar Association; Bar Human Rights Committee; Association of Women Barristers; Young Legal Aid Lawyers; Family Law Bar Association; Criminal Bar Association; Civil Mediation Council:

Education

Bar Practice Training Course (2011) BBP Law School Leeds (Very Competent)
LLB (Hons) (2007-2010) The University of Northampton (First Class)
Accredited Civil and Commercial Mediator (ADR Group)

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