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Farrer & Co

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Dispute Resolution




Victoria is an associate in the dispute resolution team who advises both claimants and defendants in a variety of complex, high value contentious matters. 

Victoria has experience of working for a broad range of clients including private businesses, investment funds, high net worth individuals, financial institutions and sports associations. Her work in the field has recently been recognised by the Legal 500, where she is ranked as a “Rising Star” in commercial litigation.

Victoria has an extensive practice which includes advising clients on obtaining urgent injunctive relief, commercial contract disputes, regulatory issues and high value arbitration proceedings. Her focus is on achieving commercial outcomes for clients and she provides strategic assistance throughout the dispute resolution process.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: mid-market

(Rising stars)

Victoria AtkinsFarrer & Co

Farrer & Co‘s ‘really excellent‘ corporate and commercial litigation practice is regularly instructed in major disputes. It is a first port of call for clients in cases involving complex company structures and asset holdings, shareholder disputes and cross-border commercial contracts. Almost all of the practice’s work has an international dimension; recent highlights included matters spanning the Caribbean and Channel Islands, as well as the Middle East, Asia and Eastern Europe. Leading the firm’s commercial litigation team is Adrian Parkhouse, who has over 30 years of civil litigation experience. The group also includes Kate Allass, who has particular expertise in complex corporate and shareholder disputes. Jolyon Connell is noted for commercial disputes involving financial institutions, private banks and investment funds. Also integral to the department are commercial litigation specialists Ben Longworth and John WilkinsonIan De Freitas focuses on claims concerning data privacy, IP, IT and outsourcing issues. William Charrington and Blue Elliott are experienced senior associates, Victoria Atkins has ‘superb mastery of cases involving multiple jurisdictions‘ and Oliver Blundell is ‘a hard-working junior with good judgement‘.