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Portrait of Victoria Redman
Areas of expertise: Construction and infrastructure


Victoria is an associate in the construction and infrastructure team in London. She is involved in non-contentious work, and acts for a wide range of clients, including developers, purchasers, housing associations, contractors and tenants, on the preparation of construction documentation relating to a variety of projects and developments.

Her previous work has involved negotiating and advising on industry standard building contracts, professional appointments, collateral warranties, development agreements and security documents, including letters of reliance, performance bonds and parent company guarantees. Victoria has also acted on the early stages of contentious work, such as negotiating settlement agreements, and she works closely with the firm’s real estate team in assisting with construction due diligence for sellers and purchasers.

Victoria joined Penningtons Manches Cooper in 2021, having trained at another leading law firm, where she qualified in 2019.

Recent work highlights

  • Acting for the employer on a construction finance deal located within the City of London.
  • Managed the construction files for an investor client, drafting and negotiating documents for projects throughout the centre, including building contracts, professional appointments and collateral warranties.
  • Drafted and negotiated JCT building contracts, bespoke professional appointments and collateral warranties for a landed estate client on a mixed-use development worth around £70 million.
  • Drafted and negotiated non-disclosure agreements and bespoke professional appointments for a confidential private client carrying out refurbishment works of £10 million to their private residence.
  • Working closely with real estate colleagues on a sale worth £30 million.
  • Advising and reporting on various forms of consultant industry standard forms of appointment, including RIBA and ACE agreements.

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