James Leggat

Property Development and Subdivision,
Business Law,
Commercial Property
& Residential Property


James is a commercial lawyer who specialises in property and business.

A skilled deal-maker, James represents some of the most influential and high profile property developers and business owners in Canterbury and is sought after for his honest, practical and efficient approach.

James joined White Fox & Jones in 1986 and became a partner in 1993.  He has extensive experience in all property, company, commercial and business matters.

Family is an important part of life for James. He is married and has four children, all adults who are now pursuing their own goals and careers.

James is interested in all sports.  Having played both rugby and cricket at representative level he now is an avid golfer.