Victoria Tyson (Director)

Victoria Tyson is a Director of Corbett & Co. and is qualified in both England and Wales and Hong Kong. A contentious construction lawyer with over 20 years’ experience in international construction law disputes. Exposure to many high profile and often politically sensitive international construction and engineering projects. Acts for governments and ministries, international contractors, and consultants. Particular expertise in complex international arbitration and specialist knowledge of the FIDIC forms of construction contract. Formerly with Masons (now Pinsent Masons) and Herbert Smith (now Herbert Smith Freehills).

In Legal 500 2017 Victoria is recommended as a lawyer ‘…with great experience and very good time management’.

Victoria is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb) and is on the Executive Group of the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation (DRBF) UK. In 2016 she partnered with the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Training and worked closely with the ICE Law and Contracts examination panel to develop a new portfolio of eLearning courses. Victoria has also written several Practice Notes for Lexis PSL on the FIDIC Forms of Contract, and has contributed to other publications including ‘Light At The End Of The Tunnel? Gibraltar Dispute Reviews Key FIDIC Yellow Book Provisions’ ICLR [2014] 506.