James enjoys a mixed civil practice, appearing regularly for claimants and defendants in small claims hearings across the North Eastern Circuit. As well as conducting trials, he also handles any pre-trial or post-trial applications and has secured costs for unreasonable behaviour in small claims hearings on a number of occasions.
James is also regularly instructed in MOJ Stage 3, infant approval and disposal hearings.
James accepts instructions to draft pleadings and advices on liability and quantum. He can work to a short deadline if required.