Sue James

Legal Action Group

Sue is the chief executive of Legal Action Group. Prior to this she was director and solicitor at Hammersmith Law Centre, where she specialised in housing law. She is a founding trustee of Ealing Law Centre and has worked in law centres for most of her career. In 2017 she won the Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year Outstanding Achievement Award. She is co-author of Housing Possession Duty Desk – a practical guide, co-editor of the Legal Aid Handbook, Justice Matters and Legal Aid Matters and writes, speaks and campaigns on access on access to justice, housing and legal aid.