James has extensive experience in the various aspects of insurance disputes, whether on behalf of insurers, policyholders or third parties. Many of the cases in this area of work involve fraud, and given James’ reputation in the areas of fraud and high value Personal Injury Litigation, he is a natural choice for Insurers and Claimants seeking to establish or defend such allegations. However, his experience in this area also includes, avoidance of policy on the basis of non-disclosure, Subrogation, Compulsory insurance matters (motor and employers liability), and Contribution proceedings.
James is regularly instructed to advise Insurers as to liability and risk, and his prompt response to requests for detailed analysis of evidence is invaluable in the post-Mitchell landscape.
Away from the bar James a keen sportsman and in particular is devoted to his family and mountain sports.
Personal Injuries Bar Association