7th Floor, 85 Fleet Street
London EC4Y 1AE
Victoria is a Partner and Head of our Tax and Private Client team, providing expert advice on wills, estate and succession planning, tax and trusts to private clients and trustees.
She is highly regarded for her advice to charities, in particular on charity formation and management. Victoria has a strong reputation for client care and achieving the best outcome for her clients and their families. Victoria qualified in 1999.
‘Victoria Fairley is measured, intelligent and a very safe pair of hands’. Legal 500 2021
‘Steady and meticulous.’ Legal 500 2019
RadcliffesLeBrasseur’s practice is headed by the ‘able and intelligent’ Victoria Fairley … who manages matters with ‘great skill, discretion and good sense based on her longstanding and thorough knowledge of the law as well as a good understanding of her clients’ needs.’ Legal 500 2017
RadcliffesLeBrasseur is ‘an established practice with a dynamic offering and very impressive levels of service’. Standout figures include the … ‘able and level-headed’ Victoria Fairley. Legal 500 2016
RadcliffesLeBrasseur has a solid private client team that advises landed estates, people in business and international, wealthy families on tax and estate planning … [Victoria Fairley is] ‘capable and personable, with a core of steel.’ Legal 500 2015
Areas of Expertise
Victoria advises clients on estate, tax and succession planning frequently involving overseas assets, the preparation of wills, probate and the administration of estates and trusts. Her practice includes the preparation of lasting powers of attorney and Court of Protection work. She is experienced with traditional landed estates and heritage property, based mainly in the UK.
Victoria is a member of the firm’s charity team, and advises on charity formation and administration.
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
- Appointing a Guardian for your minor children – What do you need to know?
18 June 2020 | Tax and private client
- Tax and Private Client newsletter – January 2019
18 January 2019 | Charity | Contentious trusts and estates | Tax and private client
- Key points from the Spring Budget 2017
8 March 2017 | Tax and private client
- Digital assets in wills
22 February 2017 | Tax and private client
- Residence Nil Rate Band – Where are we?
9 February 2017 | Tax and private client
- Key points from the Autumn Statement 2016
23 November 2016 | Tax and private client
- EU succession rules
7 September 2016 | Tax and private client
- Lasting powers of attorney for health, care and financial decisions
9 August 2016 | Tax and private client
- The role of a trustee
14 April 2016 | Charity
- Inheritance tax planning
18 September 2014 | Tax and private client
- Do you know your domicile?
2 April 2013 | Immigration | Tax and private client