James William Freshfield

Partnership Role

Senior partner

Solicitor (Services: Law)

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Firm Notes

Now the global law firm. One of nine firms of solicitors writing to Lord Glenelg in 1836 to request that the books of the Slave Registry Office in James Street be moved to the Slave Compensation Office in Great George Street. Early partners were active in support of slave-owning clients.

Firm Sources

T71/1603 Letter to Lord Glenelg received 29/07/1836.