Ever since he qualified in 1991, David has specialised in family law and has become one of the most senior practitioners in the field in Wales. He has been an Advanced Member of the Law Society Family Law Panel since 2002.
Specialising in the financial issues arising out of divorce and cohabitation disputes, David has wide experience of high net asset matters, including cases involving family businesses, taxation, pensions and issues requiring forensic accounting and analysis. David also deals with private children matters, including Children Act applications relating to where children should live and time spent with the other parent.
David is listed by The Legal 500 UK as a “Leading Individual” in family law. The body says he is “known for handling high-value cases with a particular focus on business ownership and pension sharing issues”.
Regularly writing about family law for the Western Mail and Wales Online, David appears frequently on TV and radio. He is a former trustee of Relate Cymru, and has provided assistance to the Cardiff Family Contact Centre.
What his clients say:
“I cannot thank you enough David, for your advice, support and guidance. Both you, and members of your team have provided me with a very professional service and dealt with all our communications in an expedient, friendly and courteous matter.”
“I thought the level of service given to me was of the highest standard – I would thoroughly recommend David James to anyone seeking a solicitor.”
“David offered excellent assistance, all of which was very much appreciated!”
“Thank you, David, for your patience and understanding through this difficult time.”
“I would like to thank David for all his help – I wouldn’t have had the strength if it hadn’t been for all your help and support.”
“I also would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the professional services you have been providing to me and the polite manner in which you have been guiding our settlement. It is indeed fortunate for me that I have such a solicitor.”
“I cannot thank you enough David, for your advice, support and guidance. Both you, and members of your team have provided me with a very professional service and dealt with all our communications in an expedient, friendly and courteous manner”.