James is an Associate in our Property Litigation Team, having qualified in September 2015 after completing his training contract at Birketts.
Since qualifying, James has developed a broad range of experience acting for clients on a variety of contentious property matters, but has a particular interest in:
James has also trained and qualified as a solicitor-advocate and holds rights of audience in the Higher Courts of England and Wales. He continues to develop his advocacy skills by regularly representing clients in the County Court.
James studied Law at the University of Kent before completing the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Guildford. Prior to joining Birketts he worked in higher education and gained experience at a number of local law firms.
James is based in our Ipswich office.
Outside of work, James is a keen cricketer and runner, and regularly participates in local races.
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