James Mountford
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James Mountford

Partner and Notary Public

James specialises in estate administration, will drafting, powers of attorney, trusts and taxation.  

James is also a Notary Public undertaking all types of notarial work.  

James is a member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP), and a full accredited member of Solicitors for the Elderly, and a member of the Law Society Private Client Section.  James has a particular interest in trust work and taxation and is always looking to broaden his experience in these areas.  He is a trustee of several trusts, regularly administers estates as executor, and acts as attorney and deputy for his clients.

He has an excellent reputation in the Bexhill area and comes highly recommended by professional advisers.


James trained with Menneer Shuttleworth, quickly becoming a salaried partner.  Menneer Shuttleworth merged with Heringtons in 2014 and James was appointed as a partner in April 2016.  


Most of James' (vanishingly small) spare time is dedicated to improving his marathon running personal best.  He ran a personal best of 2 hrs 33 mins in the 2016 Amsterdam Marathon.  His goal is to go sub 2 hrs 30 mins.  

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