James Cranfield

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Degree: 
LLB (Hons) Wales; BVC Inns of Court School of Law
Year of call and Inn: 
2002; Inner Temple
Professional Membership: 
CBA, FLBA
Appointments: 
Recorder (Family)
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Practice Overview: 

James is Head of the Child Law Team. He joined Chambers in 2008 having successfully built a combined family and criminal law practice. He has practised exclusively in family law since that time, utilising the skills developed as a jury advocate to great effect in representing parents and local authorities alike.

His experience as a criminal practitioner, particularly in relation to cases involving serious violent and sexual offences, makes him a natural choice for instruction in matters involving the most serious of fact findings and associated Police investigations.

James was appointed a Recorder in 2019.

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