James is a Partner and leads the Wills, Trusts & Probate team in Skegness.
James has vast experience in dealing with all manner of wills and probate related matters.
He regularly handles various specialist matters and has recently:
- represented the interests of the partner of a Patient subject to a Court of Protection Order in relation to the Patient’s Statutory Will;
- handled a number of estates containing foreign elements, most recently in South Africa and Spain;
- made applications for additional Grants of Representation in partially administered estates; and
- made applications to the Probate Registry for permission to prove unsigned draft wills.
James is also the Manager of our Skegness office and was instrumental in the development of the practice following the acquisition of two other local law firms, JSP Solicitors (non-contentious work only) and Frearsons.
Out of hours, James provides advice on a full range of criminal offences to clients being held at Police Stations throughout Lincolnshire.