'Leading light' James is recommended and names as a Leading Individual by Legal 500 [UK 2020].
James has been recognised as a Eminent Practitioner by Chambers [UK 2019]. Sources describe James as "relaxed, very well respected and very thorough". Previous editions say that "he's hugely efficient and gets things done."
Prior to training as a Solicitor, James obtained a degree in civil engineering. He qualified as a Solicitor in October 1986.