Zoe James

Trainee Solicitor

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Zoe graduated from Swansea University in July 2017 with a First Class Bachelor of Laws. Zoe decided to continue with her education and enrolled on a Masters of Laws in Construction Law and Practice and graduated in December 2019 with a Distinction. In 2018, Zoe enrolled on the Legal Practice Course at Swansea University and graduated with a Distinction in July 2020.

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Prior to joining DJM, Zoe worked within the Commercial Property department in a solicitors firm in Carmarthen. Zoe has a keen interest in the construction industry and has previously worked for a Civil Engineering firm in the Carmarthenshire area. Zoe joined the firm in March 2020 as a Paralegal in the Dispute Resolution Team and commenced her Training Contract in March 2021 and has completed her first seat within the Dispute Resolution Team. Zoe is currently in the Estates and Administration Team, this is her second seat. She is supervised by Jonathan Powell, a Solicitor and Head of the Estates and Trusts team.


Outside of work Zoe enjoys keeping fit, spending time on the family smallholding and socialising with friends. Zoe also volunteers for a Motorcycle Club in her spare time.

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