James Harvey > BLM > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Personal injury.


James works for a number of large corporate clients and insurers specialising in high-value EL, PL and Motor claims. James also manages the relationships for BLM with those clients and is responsible for a team of lawyers. James plays a key part in the BLM corporate and broker team and regularly presents seminars and workshops to clients and writes articles for BLM publications.James is also head of the Birmingham office of BLM


Trained Blakemore Solicitors; qualified 1999; assistant solicitor Berrymans Lace Mawer 1999; partner 2006.


Dronfield Henry Fanshawe School; Huddersfield University (1994 LLB Hons); The College of Law, York (1996 Legal Practice Course – Commendation).


Golf, football, cricket.

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Insurance > Personal injury: defendant

(Leading individuals)

James HarveyBLM

BLM has a full-service insurance practice, which services local and national insurer and corporate clients. It has a general liability unit, which is active in employers’ liability, motor, public liability and health and safety claims. It also has specialist occupational disease and fraud units. James Harvey heads up the department, which includes Mike Dobson. Dobson’s work includes complex claims involving serious brain and spinal injuries, as well as cases with a foreign law element. Adrian Marston joined from Weightmans LLP, while Henry Bermingham moved in the opposite direction.