James Maxwell


James Maxwell

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  • Chambers UK, 2016
  • Legal 500, 2015


Qualified in 2001; made partner in 2009.


Emmanuel College, Cambridge

"His key strength is an understanding of our aims and objectives and objectively advising on risk versus return."

- Client, Chambers & Partners 2018

James acts for private and institutional landowners in relation to the management of their rural property, including landlord and tenant issues, renewables, development work, sporting and minerals, rights of access and manorial law.

He specialises in the sale and purchase of country houses, rural estates and agricultural land. He is the Editor of the firm's Agricultural Estates Newsletter.

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James is the Secretary of the firm's Landed Estates Group.

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