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Nelsons Solicitors Limited

STERNE HOUSE, LODGE LANE, DERBY, DE1 3WD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01332 372372
Fax:
Fax 01332 365715
DX:
700889 DERBY 4
Email:
Web:
www.nelsonslaw.co.uk

Victor Collins

Tel:
Work 01332 378604
Email:
Nelsons Solicitors Limited

Work Department

Family.

Position

Partner. Victor has specialised in family law for the last 25 years and mainly deals with divorce and financial matters with particular emphasis on those cases involving business, farming or pension issues and those with substantial assets. Victor also deals with private children matters including residence and contact disputes as well as property disputes between unmarried couples. Victor has a reputation of being a tough, no nonsense negotiator and is regarded as one of the Midlands’ leading family lawyers. He is a trained Mediator and member of the Law Society Family Panel and Resolution.

Career

Trained at Robinsons, qualified in 1983, partner and head of family at Warren & Allen, head of family at Bakewells Solicitors, joined Nelsons Solicitors 2013.

Member

Family Law Society Panel; Member of Resolution; qualified family mediator.

Education

Gedling School, Nottingham; Arnold and Carlton College (Diploma in Business Studies with Distinction); Hull University (Law LLB with Honours 1979).

Leisure

Completing the Times crossword within 15 minutes and reading roguish obituaries.


East Midlands: Private client

Family

Within: Family

Nelsons Solicitors Limited’s ‘well-regarded’ team ‘has a strong family law offering’ with financial relief cases and complex children proceedings at the heart of the caseload. Acting primarily for high-net-worth individuals, often in cross-jurisdictional mandates, the group demonstrates strength in a vast array of matters, including cohabitation disputes, a specialism of the ‘absolutely brilliantKelvin Henderson who succeeded Jayne Chilvers as practice head. ‘Highly regarded childcare practitionerMelanie Bridgen is the head of the children law team. Victor Collins, ‘very solid all-rounderEmma Davies and associate Layla Babadi are also noted.

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