Victoria Dean is a qualified lawyer specializing in commercial transactions, banking and financial services, and environmental, agricultural, land and employment matters. She has over 20 years’ experience advising clients in private practice in Zambia’s legal industry.
In March 2018, Ms. Dean was appointed by Zambia’s Minister of Lands to serve as the Deputy Chairperson of the Lands Tribunal. The Lands Tribunal operates as a circuit court and adjudicates over all land disputes in Zambia. In 2015 she was appointed non-Executive Director of a local commercial bank in Zambia serving as Chairperson of the Strategy Committee and member of the Risk and Credit Committees.
In 1999 she completed her LLB with the University of London followed by a Master of Laws (LLM), in 2013 (specializing in environmental and international economic law). Victoria is a qualified mediator and arbitrator and a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London).