James Harvey

Once again, many thanks for your professionalism in finalising this matter in a timely fashion it is greatly appreciated


James joined Neves in July 2006 immediately after he completed the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Guildford in 2006 and graduated with a law degree from the University of Hertfordshire in 2005. James completed his Training Contract with Neves and qualified as a solicitor in January 2009.

James works in our disputes department assisting clients in a wide spectrum of civil disputes specialising particularly in Landlord and Tenant law, contractual disputes and debt recovery. Going to court is always a last resort and James therefore explores the possibility of early settlement for his clients taking into account the risk of his client’s case so as to achieve the best and most cost effective outcome.

Outside Interests

Outside of work James is a keen sports enthusiast and enjoys watching live sport. James is a keen runner and can often be spotted running around one of the many lakes in Milton Keynes.


"Very good at managing expectations and were absolutely on the ball with everything"

"You have made the process straightforward and understandable. You are very good at managing client’s expectations which I think is crucial and helps brings the emotions down to a manageable level!"

“Honest and to the point. No waffle, excellent!”

“Many thanks James in resolving these problems”        

“Our case was very complicated running for nearly two years.  Throughout we received the most reliable advice and support.  We always felt in control with our point of view being taken into account every step of the way.  I would not hesitate in recommending Neves and have already done so. Neves won our case for us which proves their knowledge, skills and experience are a must for anyone who requires proper expert advice.” A satisfied client of James Harvey, Elizabeth McGlone and Peter Kelly

“Aside from my comments regarding our fantastic win and settlement James, Elizabeth and Peter were fantastic ambassadors for Neves and were always willing to go the extra mile for us.  They were always very professional, confident in their experience and committed to achieving a result.  With thanks for all  your time and effort; we are extremely grateful.” A satisfied client of James Harvey, Elizabeth McGlone and Peter Kelly

“Many thanks for all your help and support during the legal process. You "hand-held" me all the way and  ensured I received the best possible advice, at all times. I couldn't have asked for more. Thanks again.”