James Phipps

James Phipps

Associate Member

James specialises in Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Probate and Trusts and advising on Inheritance Tax. He aims to provide clear and concise advice to his clients and find pragmatic and straightforward solutions. He is forward thinking and embraces the challenge of complex matters in this area of law.

He qualified in 2010 and having previously worked at firms in Basingstoke and Southampton, joined the Private Client team at Godwins in early 2022.

James is a member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) and the Law Society Private Client Section.

Outside of work, James enjoys fell-running and mountain walking.


Key Facts:

  • Qualified in 2010
  • Solicitor and Associate Member
  • Member of Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

James is a full member of STEP, a worldwide professional association for those advising families across generations. They help people understand the issues families face in this area and promote best practice, professional integrity and education to their members.



Contact James: james.phipps@godwins-law.co.uk

Areas of Practice: Wills, Probate, Trusts, Tax Advice, Powers of Attorney, Support for the Elderly and Declarations of Trust.