James is a Trainee Solicitor in the Employment Team. James joined Ashfords in September 2017.
James assists the Employment Team with contentious, non-contentious and immigration matters.
Prior to joining the Employment Team, James undertook his first seat in the Family Department and his second seat in the Real Estate Department.
Before joining Ashfords, James worked in the financial services sector and also as an advocate in the public sector.
- Various clients: Assisting with acting for Claimants and Respondents with claims brought in the Employment Tribunal.
- Various clients: Assisting with advising on various employment matters such as TUPE, maternity/paternity pay and leave, holiday pay, sickness pay, disciplinary and grievance procedures.
- Various clients: Assisting in providing immigration advice to individuals and companies, including assisting with visa applications and queries regarding sponsor licences.
- Various clients: Assisting with drafting contracts of employment, staff handbooks and consultancy agreements.