James is a Trainee Solicitor in the Commercial Property team, based in Carlisle.
Originally from Newcastle, James graduated from City University London with a degree in International Politics. He then went on to graduate from Northumbria University with a General Diploma in Law and subsequently completed his Legal Practice Course, before joining Burnetts to work as a Paralegal in the Medical Negligence and Serious Injury department in 2018.
Outside of work, James has volunteered for Percy Headley and completed the Great North Run in their aid on multiple occasions. A devoted gym goer, James competes regularly “Tough Mudder” half-marathons with his friends across the country. As well as leading an active lifestyle, James has a keen interest in history and is in the process of writing a North African historical novella.