Victoria Burton | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Victoria Burton

Associate, London

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Overview

Victoria is an associate in White & Case's Dispute Resolution group based in London, whose practice focuses on commercial litigation and international arbitration. 

Victoria has acted for clients on a range of complex commercial disputes before the High Court and Court of Appeal, including shareholder disputes, claims for breach of contract, issues relating to directors' duties, employment claims and regulatory investigations, as well proceedings in the First-tier Tax Tribunal and Upper Tribunal of the Tax and Chancery Chamber. She also has experience of arbitrations under the UNCITRAL, HKIAC and SCC rules, including emergency procedures. 

Victoria is also experienced in advising clients on alternative dispute resolution procedures and assisting with mediations.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • LPC, College of Law
  • GDL, BPP Law School
  • BA, English, University of Sussex

Languages

  • English

Experience

Representing Ingenious Media in a £1 billion+ appeal against amendments made by HMRC to the tax returns of a number of film production partnerships.

Representing a private equity firm in a multi-million pound UNCITRAL arbitration concerning telecommunications infrastructure in Africa. *

Acting for a family office and its associated companies in the High Court and Court of Appeal in a multi-million pound action relating to a group of luxury hotels in London.*

Representing a bank in relation to a claim for breaches of employment contracts relating to bonus payments and also in relation to the scope of the Remuneration Code. *

Acting for a bank in relation to High Court proceedings brought by a private wealth client under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. *

 * Matters worked on prior to joining White & Case.