Victoria Sandberg > Longmores Solicitors LLP > Hertford, England > Lawyer Profile

Longmores Solicitors LLP
24 CASTLE STREET
HERTFORD
SG14 1HP
England

Work Department

Commercial Property

Position

Victoria is a Partner at Longmores and Head of the Rural team. She deals with all aspects of Commercial Property law, including freehold acquisitions & disposals, development, option & pre-emption agreements, overage clauses and leases. She acts for a wide range of clients including a number of Estates in relation to both disposals and property management. Her clients include businesses, farmers, investors, owner-occupiers and high net-worth individuals.

Career

Trained at Blake Lapthorn (Hampshire & Brussels) 1997-1999; qualified 1999; assistant solicitor, then associate solicitor at DLA Piper (London) 1999-2005; career break 2005-2013;  freelance writer at Lexis Nexis February – March 2013 ; solicitor, then senior solicitor, then Partner at Longmores (Hertford) 2013 to date.

Languages

Basic French; basic Swedish.

Memberships

Victoria is a member of both the NFU (National Farmers Union) and the CLA (Country Land and Business Association). She is also a committee member on the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch Committee of the CLA.

Education

Leicester High School; Stamford High School; University of West England (1990-1994, LLB and LPC).

Leisure

Reading, Pilates, spending time with my family.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Real estate > Commercial property: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Longmores Solicitors LLP advises commercial clients and local landowners on complex land sales, including options, overage provisions, and promotion agreements. Practice leader Rachael Spalton is known for her work in finance, including development and investment complex option arrangements, and promotion agreements. Victoria Sandberg specialises in rural land transactions and estate management matters. Two solicitors joined the practice in 2019: Helen Bunting from Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (UK) LLP, and Douglas Traill-Stevenson from DAC Beachcroft.