James is a specialist in children law and has experience of representing parents including vulnerable adults (both through the  Official Solicitor and independently), children (both on behalf of CAFCASS and independently), local authorities and the National Youth Advocacy Service

James practices in the following areas:

  • Care Proceedings (Public Law Children Act matters)
  • Child Arrangements (formerly Contact and Residence Orders -Private Law Children Act matters)
  • Injunctions
  • Applications for leave to remove children from the jurisdiction
  • Child abduction
  • Court of Protection
  • Cases with an international element