Meet The Team


Tim specialises in personal injury claims and is a member of the Law Society Clinical Negligence specialist panel as well as being accredited as a Senior Litigator with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL). Tim is also a member of the Pan European Organisation for Personal Injury Lawyers (PEOPIL).


David started his working life in the RAF and worked his way up to become a communications systems analyst. After leaving the RAF David progressed to be the Assistant Manager of a renowned local Country House Hotel. The skills, experience and discipline he learnt whilst in the services has put him in good stead for his legal Practice as the attention to detail and good 'old fashioned hard work' that he learnt from his previous career has been instrumental in David achieving first class results for his clients.


Rachel enjoyed a successful career in London in corporate finance dealing with commercial contracts prior to moving to Cornwall and obtaining a First-class Honours law degree with the Open University. Rachel completed her legal training at the University of Plymouth and a local law firm before qualifying as a Solicitor. She has since qualified as a Solicitor Advocate.



Jon is proud to be Plymouth born and bred and after academic success at school he went on to complete both his law degree and Legal Practice Course (LPC) at the University of Plymouth.


James was born and raised in the County of Devon where he spent many happy years until he left to go to The University of Southampton, qualifying in Law. Thereafter, James finished his studies at the University of Exeter. Training and qualifying at a local law firm, James quickly took an active interest in litigation, particularly clients, whom through no fault of their own had suffered injury as a result of another's negligence.


Jason is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and has over 12 years of experience dealing with Claimant personal injury claims specialising in accidents in the workplace, road traffic accidents, and slips and trips in public places. He has experience in dealing with high value claims including brain injured clients.



Jamie successfully attained his LLB(Hons) and LPC at the University of Swansea Wales graduating in 2006. Since then he has specialised in the area of Industrial Disease and has a particular interest in Noise Induced Hearing loss claims.


Tracy qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive whilst working in a Devon firm as a paralegal and subsequently with a renowned National Firm. Tracy has been handling personal injury claims for over 15 years predominantly specialising in Road Traffic Accidents. Tracy has much experience in dealing with high value claims which includes head injuries, amputations and Chronic Pain Syndrome. Tracy is proud to have been born and raised in Plymouth and after leaving school she started her working life by qualifying as a hairdresser.


Simon studied at Nottingham Law School and attained his LLB(Hons) in 2005. Since then he has specialised in the area of Industrial Disease in particular Industrial Deafness Claims which he has handled for over 5 years. He began his career working for a large Insurance Company before moving to a small firm of Solicitors in the South West. He has now decided to transfer his skills to Roper James in an exciting new opportunity. Simon has a keen interest in Formula One, Music and Football.



Tina is the Office Manager at Roper James. Her role incorporates a wide range of responsibilities including the smooth running of the office, organising the lawyers and general office administration. Tina is likely to be your first point of contact when phoning Roper James.


Christine is an Administrative Assistant who says: "My hard work supports the team and helps them deliver their excellent levels of service to all our clients."


Alex is an Administrative Assistant providing important support for the whole team. Alex plays in a band and is a keen guitarist and drummer. He is currently teaching himself the banjo but fortunately not in the office.