Hardwicke is delighted to welcome new member James Hall, who joins from Cornwall Street Chambers in Birmingham. James has a busy advocacy and advisory practice focusing on professional negligence, property and banking/mortgage litigation. Called in 2000, James acts in claims involving solicitors, surveyors, valuers, architects, financial advisers and other professionals. James spent four years at international law firm Eversheds as an employed barrister, giving him invaluable commercial insights and experience of the financial services sector.
James is described in the current edition of The Legal 500 as “commercially savvy” with “excellent technical knowledge”.
James Hall commented: "I am delighted to join Hardwicke. I was particularly drawn to the modern and client focused approach that the barristers and management team at Hardwicke have. I am also very excited to help contribute to Hardwicke's specialist professional negligence and property litigation teams."
Amanda Illing, Hardwicke’s Chief Executive, says: “I am delighted to welcome James to Hardwicke. His appointment is part of our planned strategic recruitment objective to continue to enhance the strength and depth in our expert teams, and to enable us to provide an excellent service to clients.”