James Twamley

Trainee Solicitor


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James joined Birketts as a trainee solicitor in September 2019. His first seat was with our Agriculture and Estates Team. James’ second seat was with our Banking and Finance Team. James completed his third seat with our Construction and Engineering Team with a focus on non-contentious work. He assisted clients at all levels of the procurement process including employers, contractors and consultants. James also assisted with drafting and negotiating the terms of collateral warranties and appointments on a number of projects. 

James is currently in his fourth and final seat with our Dispute Resolution Team. He will be assisting with a wide range of matters including:

  • breach of contract claims;
  • claims relating to breach of data protection laws;
  • professional negligence claims; and
  • claims with a public law component.

James is based in our Cambridge office.

Other Information

James studied Politics at the University of Warwick before going on to Complete the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law, Moorgate. James completed electives in Banking and Debt Finance, Employment and Mergers and Acquisitions.