James Robins > Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP > Southampton, England > Lawyer Profile

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
SO15 1GA

Work Department

Insurance claims.


James specialises in professional risks work and acts for insurers and professional services firms in dealing with a wide variety of professional indemnity claims concerning solicitors, barristers, surveyors, accountants, financial advisers, insurance brokers, stockbrokers, IT specialists and other professionals. He also advises on policy coverage issues and has managed complex, multi claimant litigation involving a large volume of property related claims. James also has particular experience of professional regulatory work including complaints handling and advising a variety of professionals on disciplinary and regulatory investigations.


Qualified 1991; solicitor, Boodle Hatfield 1991; solicitor, Bond Pearce 1995; associate, Bond Pearce 1997; partner, Bond Pearce 2001; partner, Bond Dickinson on merger 2013; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination in 2017.


Hampshire Incorporated Law Society; Forum of Insurance Lawyers; Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Insurance > Professional negligence

(Hall of Fame)

James RobinsWomble Bond Dickinson

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP can draw on resources from its wide network of offices across the UK, with lawyers in different regions co-operating on complex matters. As a full-service law firm, it has a wide range of expertise to draw on in areas such as real estate, tax and construction. The South East team is based in Southampton, headed by James Robins, whose work includes group litigation and tax disputes. He is supported in much of this work by Ivan Roots, Sarah Tivey and Helen Creech.