Victoria is a qualified solicitor and a Senior Lecturer in Law at Northumbria University, Newcastle. She teaches on a range of company and business law modules, and supervises students in Northumbria's award winning student law clinic, the Student Law Office. Victoria is undertaking a part time PhD on the topic of corporate manslaughter and has published in various academic journals about the subject. Legal education is Victoria's other area of research. She is a member of the Law Society's for England and Wale's Education and Training Committee and a Trustee of the UK Clinical Legal Education Organisation.