Danielle Victor

Associate

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Expertise

Danielle qualified as a Barrister in 2011, joining ISOLAS litigation team. Following a couple of years at work with one of the leading international players of the local motor trade, Danielle decided to pursue a legal career by taking on an ILEX (Institute of Legal Executives) course, following a year of which she took up full-time education in the UK, where she completed the Bar Vocational Course at the Cardiff School of Law. 

Danielle’s primary focus remains in firm’s growing Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence practice, where she has had significant success, acting mainly for Defendants but also for Claimants and whose clients have varied between insurers and claim handers to children and protected parties. Danielle has dealt with a variety of cases ranging from injuries arising from misdiagnosis and negligent treatment of injuries and illnesses to injuries at work and occupier’s liability claims generally, to work related-stress claims, road traffic accidents and cases involving catastrophic injuries.   

What is Danielle up to these days

During her time at ISOLAS she has extended her litigation expertise to the field of employment, criminal and civil litigation generally, regularly appearing before the Magistrates, Supreme Court and the Employment Tribunal. In recent years, she has been involved in company/commercial litigation with a particular focus on insolvency, as well as assisting Christian Rocca in his banking practice, regularly advising some of Gibraltar's leading banks on litigation matters, legal and regulatory developments affecting them and assisting in formulating strategy and policy designed to envelop all relevant changes.  

Most recently, she has been involved in advising her banking clients in respect of new requirements imposed on them by the Payment Services Directive, Payment Accounts Directive and the recently implemented General Data Protection Regulations.

 

What they say about Danielle

    "Danielle joins a very busy litigation practice with an unrelenting personal injury and commercial litigation workload. She'll certainly be put through her paces early on and we're looking forward to working with her" Mark Isola QC, Partner

What they don't say about Danielle.

As one of seven children, Danielle is no stranger to conflict and resolving disputes and, more often than not, getting her way. Her hobbies include dancing, netball and spinning classes at the gym. She plays netball in a local team and enjoys keeping fit generally by attending the gym, although her fitness regime is often counter-acted by her passion for baking! In the winter months she also enjoys skiing and more recently snowboarding.

Memberships

The Honourable Society of Middle Temple

Gibraltar Bar Council

Background

2011 - Associate - ISOLAS

2011 - Called to bar of England & Wales

2011 - Called to the Gibraltar Bar