James Carpenter


Luton Office

T01582 731161

Having trained in London and qualified in 1996 at Reynolds Porter Chamberlain, James joined Taylor Walton as a solicitor in June 1999.  He became a partner in 2004 and in November 2015 James became Head of the Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution department which is based at the Luton office.

He has extensive experience of commercial litigation matters and in particular:

  • Professional Negligence Claims,
  • Contract Disputes,
  • Consumer Claims,
  • Construction Disputes,
  • Contentious Probate Matters,
  • Insolvency,
  • Intellectual Property,
  • Employment,
  • Defamation,
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Civil Fraud

James has particular experience of acting for both Claimants and Defendants,  litigation in the High Court and County Court, injunctions, mediation, expert determination and adjudication.

Outside of work, James’ time is largely spent with his young family although he tries to get out now and then for a round of golf.  Other sporting interests include cricket, football and rugby although his playing days are now behind him.


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Bridgitte Harley, The Hearing Clinic