Victoria Bastock joined Devon Chambers in July 2023.
Vicky practises in the Crown Court throughout the Western Circuit. She is a committed advocate with a broad criminal practice. Vicky accepts instructions for both defence and prosecution work.
During her time at the CPS, Vicky worked as a reviewing lawyer on a range of cases from attempted murder, kidnapping, robbery, drugs conspiracies, fraud and serious assaults. She possesses a strong knowledge of legal issues across a breadth of criminal offences.
Prior to qualifying as a barrister, Vicky worked in London for a top City law firm on cases involving Financial Conduct Authority / Serious Fraud Office investigations and significant financial crime. She was also involved in the development of a bespoke AI platform for discovery and disclosure.
Vicky is regulated by the Bar Standards Board.