Job Title: Director
Department: Wills & Estates
James has been with Seatons for over 5 years and joined the private client team in 2016 after completing The Practice Law of the Elderly Client with CILEx and has dealt with hundreds of estate planning matters since. James plans on furthering his knowledge even more in the private client area with STEPS qualifications in the future.
About: On leaving Lodge Park Technology College in 2010, James actually went to college to become a plasterer. In his second year he had a terrible road traffic accident which left long term problems to his wrist. He then had to switch his career option into office work. Now James has settled into Seatons he would like to pursue his career with the firm in the near future.
Why did you choose to work in law? I think it is interesting.
Where were you educated? Lodge Park / Cilex
First Job/Worst Job/Best Job: First: Retail Second: Seatons Best: Seatons
If you could change a law, which one would it be? Harsher sentences for drink driving offences.
Favourite Food: Chinese
Favourite Film(s): Hancock
Favourite Website: ASOS
Favourite group or band: Oasis
Ultimate holiday destination: Maldives
Favourite book: Sir Alex Biography
Favourite sport: Football
Most admired historical figure(s): George Best
Likes: Football and socialising.
Personal ambition(s): To progress in law.
What do you watch on TV? NCIS Los Angeles
If you won the Lottery, how would you spend it? Holiday of a lifetime.
Who is the most influential person in your life? My mother