Jim is a Senior Associate in the Family team. Jim trained at a leading firm in Kent before working in London at a variety of firms. Jim has in depth experience in relation to financial claims, including those with an international element but is equally at home dealing with complex disputes involving children, and was for many years a member of The Law Society Children’s panel.
Jim has a particular interest in the financial provision in relation to unmarried families, including claims arising under the Trust of Land Act 1996.
Before qualifying as a solicitor, Jim worked at the Central Family Court (PRFD), dealing with divorce and spent six years as a District Judge’s Clerk.
2021 - Present : Winckworth Sherwood Senior Associate
2019-2021 : Mackrell Solicitors London Senior Associate
2016-2019 : Oliver Fisher Solicitors, London
2013-2015 : George Ide Solicitors, Chichester
2004-2012 : Brachers Solicitors Associate Solicitor
2003-2004 : Brachers Solicitors Trainee solicitor
1988-2003 : HMCTS/PRFD dealing with divorce administration and as District Judge’s Clerk