James is the senior property partner in the Property Department. He acts for a broad range of clients dealing with all types of property including commercial, rural, agricultural and residential.
He was appointed Solicitor to the Duchy of Cornwall in 1994 and deals with their commercial and development property portfolio as well as advising on the rural estate.
Within the firm he is a member of the Landed Estates Group and chairs the Private Banking and Investment Management Group. He is a former Senior Partner of the firm.
Chambers & Partners describes James as "an absolute veteran of this field".