YEAR OF CALL 2011
James appears for both the prosecution and defence in all areas of criminal law and related fields, with additional experience in courts martial, regulatory and licensing matters.
James is a confident and persuasive jury advocate with a rigorous attention to detail, and his practice in the Crown Court encompasses the full range of criminal offences.
James has successfully defended clients charged with matters of serious violence, sexual offences, supply of drugs, fraud, offences of dishonesty and driving offences. James offers comprehensively thought-through yet practical advice to clients at all stages of criminal proceedings.
For the prosecution, in addition to prosecuting cases as a junior in his own right, James also has experience as a led junior in complex and multi-handed cases involving white-collar fraud and drug supply.
James appears for Transport for London, the Nursing and Midwifery Council, and accepts instructions in private hire taxi licensing appeals.