James joined Devon Chambers in October 2021 and is completing a common law pupillage, with a focus on criminal and family law, under the supervision of Piers Norsworthy.
Originally from Cornwall, James studied the Graduate Diploma in Law at the University of Law in Exeter before undertaking his Bar Vocational Studies at City, University of London. He is a Lord Denning scholar of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn.
James originally studied Education with Geography at St John’s College, University of Cambridge. He graduated top of his class with a Starred First, before completing his MPhil in Psychology and Education.
James will be accepting instructions in all areas of Chambers’ practice from April 2022.