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James was educated at Scotus Academy in Edinburgh and St.Joseph’s College, Ledsham in Cheshire before embarking on a career in the police. During his 30 years as a serving officer James undertook a number of roles, including the investigation of serious crimes against children and vulnerable adults, tactical firearms, commanding major public order incidents, hostage negotiating and training before retiring as Chief Inspector, Head of Legal Services. All of this experience has stood him is good stead as a defence advocate.
Hill walking, reading and rugby (watching rather than playing these days).
PG Dip Law
PG Dip Legal Skills
PG Cert Mgt
Fellow of the National Police College, Bramshill.