Our People

Jennifer James / Partner


Jenny James

Jenny James graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Arts in 1977 and a Bachelor of Laws in 1981. She was admitted to practice as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria in 1982 and of the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 1985. She was accredited as a Family Law Specialist in 1995 and has practised as a Family Lawyer since 1982.

Jenny has a diverse Family Law practice with considerable experience in financial matters, Binding Financial Agreements, and in matters involving children, with a special interest in relocation cases. She is a member of the Family Law Practitioners Association of Western Australia and of the Family Law Section of the Law In 2004 Jenny joined O’Sullivan Davies, Western Australia’s leading specialist family law firm. She became a partner in 2007.

In July 2011 Jenny joins James Legal Consultants, as an accredited specialist family lawyer.

Tim James / Principal


Tim JamesTim James is a solicitor of 30 years’ experience. He now is principal of James Legal Consultants, a firm specialising in Succession & Estate Planning for individuals and businesses.

Tim has exclusively practised in this area for the last 10 years, initially at National Australia Trustees as part of the National Group, where he was Manager Western Australia of the NAB’s Estate Planning Group. His role in that position closely involved in with Private Bank clients and other high net worth customers of the Bank. Tim was then appointed as Head of Estate Planning for eComm Legal, an initiative of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. After initially commencing in WA, Tim’s success at eComm Legal led to the duplication of the service Australia wide.

In 2010, Tim commenced practice as James Legal Consultants.