James obtained his LLB (Hons) Degree from the University of Central England in Birmingham in 1987, before completing his Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Chester in 1988. James qualified as a Solicitor in 1990 and joined the Firm as an Associate in the Corporate Department in 2001. James became a Partner in 2002.
In 2014 James launched Hub.Legal, a legal network with over 130 law firms that provides its member firms access to a range of support services enabling them to deliver a complete service to their clients.
As Hub.Legal Business Development Manager, James ensures Hub.Legal acts as the ‘department next door’ for its member firms, providing resources they may need including access to courses and supplier discounts, plus a non-poach referral relationship which enables firms to provide clients with specialist advice they may not have in house.
James is a Non Executive Director of Wolverhampton based Paycare.
Did you know? When James was a student he had a job as a valet at the Hilton Hotel on Park Lane, Mayfair, London.