Our Team

Pauline Iwuagwu



Pauline is our Principal and qualified as a Solicitor in 2003. She is a specialist in the area of crime as a Criminal Defence Solicitor, she has also represented clients at the Magistrates Court for over 10 years.  

Pauline is also a specialist Criminal Defence solicitor for the London region.

Other specialist areas: 

  • Civil Litigation

  • Family + Financial settlements

  • Contract Law

  • Oil & Gas

Notable Achievements

  • Involvement in a complicated group action against a multinational company - Toxic Waste dumping in Ivory Coast

  • Criminal Defence representation in  trafficking case involving domestic slavery in the UK (reported case: R v Balira 2011)   

Email: pi@christianlavergne.com

Victoria Olaniyan





Victoria qualified as a Solicitor in 2013 and specialises in both Immigration and Employment Law.   Victoria has gained extensive experience within the employment sector acting for claimants in matters such as unfair dismissal, whistleblowing, discrimination and grievances.   

Victoria heads our family law department and has secured Non-Molestation orders for many women, affording them protection under the law.   


Victoria also has extensive experience in the area of  Care Proceedings and Child Arrangement Orders.


Victoria has a passion for assisting victims of domestic violence and women trafficked into the UK.   


  • LPC, Staffordshire University

  • MA International Trade Law

  • LLB Hons Law, Staffordshire University



Email: vo@christianlavergne.com