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Victoria Herce

Victoria Herce

Junior Associate

Victoria is junior associate in the corporate department and has experience in M&A transactions in the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors.



Victoria's experience includes: 

  • Consorcio Español Alta Velocidad Meca Medina, formed by Spanish leading rail and construction companies such as Abengoa/Inabensa, ACS/Cobra, Adif, Imathia, Indra Sistemas, Ineco, OHL, Patentes Talgo y Renfe, among others, on all legal aspects of the construction of the superstructure, systems installation, maintenance, rolling stock procurement and operation of the Haramain High-speed Railway (HHR) project Phase II, which links the two holy cities of Makkah and Medinah via Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. This is the biggest international contract ever won by Spanish companies and the first construction of a high-speed AVE (Alta Velocidad Española) line outside Spain
  • a leading independent fund management company on the potential disposal of up to six Spanish PPP projects to a single buyer, within the transport and healthcare sectors
  • a private equity firm on the disposal of 65 petrol stations, by means of the transfer of 100% of the share capital of Petrocorner Retail and Kingbook Inversiones to BP Oil España
  • DIF on the acquisition of 100% of the concessionaire of Hospital de Vallecas in Madrid, Spain



Victoria has a degree in Law and a diploma in Business Law by the Pontifical University of Comillas in Madrid (ICADE). She also holds a LL.M. from the Carlos III University of Madrid. 

In addition to Spanish as her native language, Victoria is highly fluent in English.

Victoria joined Herbert Smith Freehills in September 2019 as junior associate in the corporate department in energy and infrastructures sector. 

Before joining the firm as junior associate, she completed a one-year and five-month internship in the Madrid office (10 months full-time) and did internships in other well-known firms while combining it with her years of career training.