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James Pressley

James Pressley

Associate Solicitor

0151 609 2742

With over 17 years experience in corporate and commercial work James brings a wealth of legal expertise to the firm.

James specialises in all aspects of company law, buying and selling of business, insolvency matters and advising Shareholders/Partnerships on relevant agreements, including disputes.

He has considerable experience in preparing all types of commercial contracts, including franchising, distribution and agency contracts.

With a particular specialism in intellectual property and e-commerce, including website terms and conditions, James understands the commercial environment and provides clients with an all encompassing, cost effective, service.

Career History

2011 – 2015 Consultant Solicitor, Excello Law Solicitors
2007 – 2011 Sole Principal, Modus Legal Solicitors
2002 – 2006 Senior Associate, Jolliffe & Co Solicitors
2000 – 2002 Associate, Gorvins Solicitors


1993 – 1994 Legal Practise Course, London College of Law
1990 – 1993 LLB (Hons) University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
1983-1990 A Levels and GCSEs Clitheroe Royal Grammar School

Joined Kirwans

October 2015

Professional Highlight

Advising on the management buyout of a substantial limited company that supplies wholesale to household name retailers.

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