James joined Devereux in July 2014 having previously worked at Lamb Chambers for over four years.
He assists Chris Downes with diary management, practice development, negotiating fees and attending listing appointments.
In Legal 500 2021, James is noted as being "worthy of mention for his enthusiasm and slick clerking", and described as "extremely helpful" and "particuarly adept at working the diaries to accommodate the needs of instructing solicitors". In Chambers UK Bar 2020, James (alongside Chris Downes) are highlighted for "[knowing] their set inside out and make a point of getting to know their clients to find the right fit for your case".
Outside of Chambers, James enjoys spending time with friends and family and watching sports.Back to Practice Managers