James is a qualified Chartered Surveyor, RICS Registered Valuer, a Fellow of the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers and a former Chairman of the Gloucestershire and District Agricultural Valuers Association. He is experienced in a variety of professional practice areas including the disposal of rural and commercial properties, compulsory purchase and compensation, the valuation of land and property and strategic development land.
James has been involved in a number of large strategic development sites working exclusively for landowners providing advice upon both promotion and option agreements, which compliments his property valuation and agency experience.
James has worked predominately in Gloucestershire all of his professional life having previously worked for a regional firm before starting his own practice in 2010.
James is from a local farming family. In his spare time he enjoys being on the family farm with his pedigree suckler herd. When he is not surveying or farming he will be found with his young family or on his bike.