James is an Associate Solicitor in the Childcare department. He specialises in all areas of work involving disputes with social services concerning children, with a particular specialism in representing children, parents and other family members in care proceedings, supervision proceedings, adoption matters, special guardianship proceedings and advising in relation to social services involvement before any court action is taken.
He also deals with disputes between parents and other family members about arrangements for children.
James completed his law degree at Sheffield Hallam University in 2008 and went on to complete the Legal Practice Course in 2009. James has worked locally since that time at a number of well know South Yorkshire based firms and qualified as a solicitor in October 2013. He joined Taylor&Emmet in August 2018.
James is Children Law Accredited and is able to represent children, parents and other family members in Court proceedings.
Outside of work, James enjoys spending time with his family and friends, travelling, and catching up on the latest blockbuster films.
James specialises in :
- Child arrangement orders