Associate Solicitor, Planning & Environmental Law
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Qualified as a solicitor: 2013
Victoria Charlesson is an associate solicitor in our nationally ranked Planning & Environmental law team.
Her experience includes planning appeals and public inquiries, applications for certificates of lawfulness and development, advising on town and village greens, planning enforcement appeals/prosecutions and section 106 agreements. Victoria also has experience of highway law and environmental law including complex Section 278/38 Agreements, Compulsory Purchase Order and Environment Agency prosecutions including waste prosecutions.
Victoria works alongside partners Karen Jones and Simon Dimmick on a variety of strategic planning projects, spanning the Thames Valley and beyond, offering commercially pragmatic solutions to technically complex legal problems.
Planning magazine’s 2019 Planning Law Survey ranked Blandy & Blandy LLP among the UK's top 25 planning law firms, while the firm is also highly ranked in the UK's leading guides to law firms, Chambers UK and The Legal 500. Victoria is individually recognised in Chambers UK.
She attends and speaks at a wide range of planning and sector focused events in London and across the Thames Valley and is a regular speaker at the firm's biannual Property & Planning seminars.
Member, UK Environmental Law Association (UKELA)
Member, The Law Society
College of Law (Guildford), LLB (Hons) and LPC (Distinction)
University of Edinburgh, MA History and Politics
Accreditations & Awards:
Associate to watch, Chambers UK
Recommended, The Legal 500
Finalist - 'Property Law Firm of the Year' Thames Valley Property Awards 2018
Top 20 UK Planning Law Firm - Planning magazine
Winner - 'Property Law Firm of the Year' Thames Valley Property Awards 2017