Advocate Victoria Myerson > Myersons > St.Helier, Jersey > Lawyer Profile


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Victoria is highly experienced in all aspects of family law, having dealt with some of the most significant matrimonial proceedings in Jersey.  She has built a well-deserved reputation for her expertise working for high-net-worth clients and on complex financial separations.  She regularly acts for HNW individuals, partners of law and accountancy firms and trust and company directors as well as stay at home spouses seeking to secure their share of the matrimonial pot.

She has significant experience dealing with some of the most complex disputes regarding children either on behalf of a parent or having been appointed by the court to represent the child.

Victoria’s experience has been strengthened by her involvement in cases before the Court of Appeal (Jersey) and the Privy Council.

She has also contributed to numerous publications and presented on family law to industry professionals.




Called to the English Bar in 1994, Victoria spent the early years of her career as a barrister in London before returning to Jersey.  She was formerly partner, and Head of Family Law, at one of the largest global offshore firms.  Myersons was founded with her well-established team of lawyers including Celanne Scally.


English, French


Member of the Law Society, Jersey
Member of the Family Law Bar Association (England and Wales)
Member of Resolution
Chair of the Jersey Family Law Association


Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London
Called to the English Bar in 1994
Advocate of the Royal Court since 2003

Lawyer Rankings

Jersey > Family

(Leading individuals)

Victoria MyersonMyersons

Distinguished family law boutique Myersons’ demonstrates strong capabilities in matters concerning financial separations, nuptial agreements and private children’s law matters, including cases involving highly sensitive abuse allegations. Of particular note is the team’s strength in handling cross-jurisdictional proceedings involving high-value assets. Practice head and founder Victoria Myerson and senior associate Celanne Scally are key individuals in the group, as is barrister Kate Donohue, who joined from 18 St John Street Chambers in 2020. Donohue has a wealth of trial experience, including matters involving divorce, matrimonial finances and domestic violence claims. Carly James left to found her own firm.