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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 ‘dispute resolution team is second to none in terms of technical quality and relationship building‘. The core of the firm’s corporate and commercial litigation practice involves major disputes, with a particular focus on cases involving complex company structures and asset holdings, shareholder conflicts, and cross-border commercial contracts. The team predominantly acts in matters comprising international components; and it is particularly expert in both coordinating proceedings in multiple jurisdictions, and handling cases encompassing jurisdictional issues. Corporate and shareholder dispute specialist Kate Allass is ‘one of the best in the mid-market sector‘; Ben Longworth‘s commercial disputes practice encompasses contractual claims, shareholder disputes, post-M&A issues, and insurance coverage matters; and Jolyon Connell is ‘a class act, who speaks honestly and directly‘. At associate level, seniors William Charrington, Charles Fursdon and Blue Elliott all maintain busy commercial disputes practices, while Victoria Atkins and Sally Mantell are also experienced litigators.