Covering all work within the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 and Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995, our team advise and assist on tenancies with succession, lifetime tenancies, farm business tenancies, grazing licences, share and contract farming.
A farmer’s son from near Much Wenlock, Shropshire, James graduated from Harper Adams University College in 2011 with a BSc (Hons) in Agriculture and Environmental Management before going back to study an MSc in Rural Estate and Land Management. James began his career in 2012 working for a firm in North Shropshire working primarily in Wales. In 2016, James joined Nock Deighton as a Rural Surveyor and specialises in agricultural tenancy matters, compensation claims and compulsory purchase.
Having developed a career in Farm Management in Derbyshire, Rob moved to Shropshire in 1989 before later joining Nock Deighton in 2005. Rob became a partner of the firm in 2009 and now leads the Rural Professional Department. He is principally involved in AMC applications, agricultural and rural property sales, valuations, business management and advising landowners and investors generally.