VLA&S is pleased to announce the recent hiring of attorney Victoria Townsend. Vicky’s practice focuses on personal injury, products liability, construction defect, homeowners association liability, and landlord-tenant disputes. She has also served as a designated Special Investigations Unit attorney investigating and defending against suspected fraudulent claims. Over the course of her career, Vicky has worked in private law firms as well as working as staff counsel for two major companies. She has tried several cases to verdict.


Vicky graduated from Antioch College in 1980 and from the University of California at Los Angeles School of Law in 1983. She has been an active member of the State Bar of California since 1983, and is also admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Southern, Central and Northern Districts of California as well as the Ninth Circuit United States Court of Appeals.

Vicky is also a Certified Horsemanship Association English and Western horseback riding instructor, and has previously consulted in matters of equine safety and management.