We retain expertise and years of experience in different specialist areas. Find out a bit more about our many staff at Alfred James and Co Solicitors here:
Deji is the Managing and Senior Partner of our firm with over 20 years’ experience in private client work, specialising in Housing, Landlord & Tenant, Immigration, Personal Injury and International Commercial Transactions and Business Law.
Deji has been working in these areas since he qualified and has helped thousands of families and individuals with his wealth of legal experience, such as assisting to successfully overturn an appeal at the Court of Appeal on the matter of Williams v Central Bank of Nigeria, with regards to a Chancery matter relating to Breach of Trust – further details can be found here.
Deji is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales and a Member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.
Education: Thames Valley University 2000 LL.B (Hons), Legal Practice Course University of Hertfordshire 2004
Year of Qualification: 2006
Rachel is a United Kingdom qualified solicitor as well as New York Attorney. Her areas of experience include Commercial, Litigation, Employment Law, Bankruptcy, Products Liability, Occupational Diseases, and Environmental law. Rachel is accomplished in organising and managing complex litigation cases with superior client facing skills.
Rachel’s experience covers commercial litigation, experience which she started gaining in her days as a New York Attorney with firms such as McMahon Martine & Gallagher between 1993-2000. Here she participated in the World Trade Centre asbestos contamination litigation, along with a successful motion practised resulting in the dismissal of $40 million dollar asbestos related property damage claim against a major construction management firm. Rachel joined Alfred James & Co Solicitors as an Associate Solicitor in 2005 and became a Partner in 2010
Education: University of Buckingham and University of Surrey, UK between 1991 and 1998
Year of Qualification: 2005
OUR SOLICITORS & FEE EARNERS
Yode is a United Kingdom qualified solicitor who is a vastly experienced practitioner who over the years has chosen to specialise in property work and dispute resolution with very considerable experience in both areas having undertaken such work since his qualification. Yode specialises in properties, both residential and commercial and Landlord/Tenant matters.
Year of Qualification: 1992
Omowunmi qualified as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales in 2005. She attended The University of Buckingham. She has a wide range of Legal Professional experience in both the Public and Private Sectors having worked extensively with various local Authorities and thereafter private law practice. She currently covers Private Client work in Family, Probate, P.I and General Civil Matters in our firm.
Year Of Qualification: 2005
Adebayo qualified as a solicitor in 2002. He obtained his master’s degree (LLM) from Kings College University in London (1989). Adebayo has gained experience in the following areas of law namely Prison, Criminal litigation, Civil litigation, Immigration, Employment and Landlord and Tenant. Adebayo currently specialises in property law (Residential and Commercial) with his experience in the same spanning over 13 years. Adebayo has kept himself abreast in property law by attending several professional development courses.
Year Of Qualification: 2002
Alexander A. Adeyemo
Alex works as a Consultant Solicitor for the firm and he specialises in family, immigration and criminal matters. In relation to family matters, Alex has vast experience in divorce proceedings, child arrangement matters and financial matters arising from divorce proceedings. Alex also undertakes advocacy work and he represents clients in all court matters hence there is the added advantage of him representing clients on a matter that he is very familiar with. Alex also has vast experience in all aspect of domestic violence matters including non-molestation orders, occupation orders and all domestic related issues.
Alex is a member of Resolution, an organisation that encourages constructive resolution of family disputes.
Now turning to immigration matters, Alex has impressive experience in asylum, immigration and Nationality matters. Alex also deals with Corporate & Business Immigration. Whatever your reasons for wanting to come to the UK or extending your leave in the UK, Alex is able to assist and his Client Care is second to none.
Alex was a Senior Crown Prosecutor for the CPS and he therefore has experience in all areas of Criminal work and Road Traffic matters.
Year of Qualification: 2003
Susan is a United Kingdom qualified solicitor with experience in Family and Immigration and has chosen to specialise in Landlord & Tenant and Housing work. Susan has helped many families and individuals resolve their cases with her empathic manner and experience with assisting client’s in crisis and emergency situations. Susan joined our firm in 2018.
Education: Trained through ILEX and afterwards completed her conversion to Legal Practice Course , passing with Recommendations at Thames Valley University.
Year of Qualification: 2001
Siraney is a Paralegal and has been working at our Firm since June 2018, assisting the Senior Partner in various areas of law such as Immigration, Family, Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, Probate and Housing matters. Siraney has 7 years’ experience working as a Immigration Case Worker, and 4 years’ experience in Family Law. She obtained her LLB at the university of Essex in 2012 and completed her Legal Practice Course in 2015 at the University of Law. She speaks French and Tamil fluently.
Year of Qualification: LLB 2012 & LPC 2015
OUR OTHER STAFF
Receptionist & Customer Care