James Bromige


Name: James Bromige
Position: Barrister
Year of Call: 2010

James specialises in all aspects of employment law and is recognised in both the Legal 500 2022 and Chambers and Partners 2022 as a Leading Junior on the Western Circuit.

As well as being Head of Chambers’ Employment Department he is also responsible for the recruitment and administration of Chambers’ pupillage programme and is a registered pupillage supervisor.  He also sits as a Recorder in the Crown Court on the Western Circuit and as a Fee-Paid Employment Judge in the Wales Region.

James knows the law inside and out. He has a real presence in the court room and is formidable in cross-examination.” – Legal 500 2023

“James has a tremendous foundation of employment knowledge, and he is especially good on his feet. He instils great confidence.”   – Legal 500 2022

James Bromige at Queen Square Chambers is my go-to barrister. He is knowledgeable, efficient, effective and reliable, with an incredible capacity to recall authorities and facts relevant to the latest case” – Chambers and Partners 2022


“He is a strong performer, who is doing work ahead of his call” – Chambers and Partners 2022

Professional Disciplinary


James is recommended in both legal directories as a Leading Junior in Employment on the Western Circuit

He has a very quick mind and an almost encyclopaedic knowledge of employment law and procedure.’ Legal 500 2021

He is incredibly thorough and really easy to work with.  He does a great job for clients and explains issues in an easily digestible and clear way Chambers and Partners 2021


Highly skilled in technical legal issues and is confident and convincing.  Clients are often impressed by his performance at Tribunal Chambers and Partners 2020


 Very thorough and an excellent advocate Legal 500 2020


Highly experienced in dismissal and discrimination matters Legal 500 2019


2005-2008    BA (Hons) – Royal Holloway, University of London

2008-2009    GDL/CPE – London South Bank University

2009-2010    BVC – City Law School

Professional Memberships:

Employment Lawyers Association

Gray’s Inn

Western Circuit


Recorder (Crime) – Western Circuit

Fee-Paid Employment Judge – Wales Region


James is a SCUBA Diving instructor and can often be found exploring the numerous shipwrecks in the English Channel.  He also enjoys cricket, ice hockey and supporting Bath Rugby.

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