James Fairweather – Head of Criminal Defence

James is the Head of our Criminal Law Department, and has spent his entire career with the team at Carringtons.  With over 20 years experience representing those alleged to have committed serious criminal offences, his reputation is well known and regarded.

James’ career began in 2000 when he achieved Police Station Accreditation, and he was subsequently admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 2003.

With a keen eye for detail, and member of the Criminal Law Solicitors Association, James coordinates the management of the Practice’s Legal Aid contract and quality assurance.