Jim is the Senior Partner of Marsdens Law Group and has been in that position for over ten years.

Jim has spent the bulk of his professional career involved in Property and Commercial Law. He developed both Marsdens Property Group and Marsdens Commercial Group and still continues to play an active role in both of these departments.

Jim has practised in the area of property and commercial law, with an emphasis on property development, for in excess of 30 years. He has been involved with the Urban Development Institute since 1992. He has a reputation for providing sound commercial advice on all aspects of property development. With a broad commercial experience and involvement in many types and styles of commercial transactions, he has a reputation for providing a coal face view of a transaction whilst adhering to the strategic objectives of his clients. Most of Jim’s time is spent on solving client’s problems and ensuring satisfactory outcomes.

Jim acts for many large and small developers and State and Local Government instrumentalities. His practice focuses on commercial and property law, but still Jim spearheads the firm’s direction in the 21st century in his role as Senior Partner.

Jim is a committed family man and a committed member of the community. Over the years he has been involved in many charitable, civic and sporting organisations. For his work in the community Jim was awarded an OAM in 2013. Jim was also awarded the very special honour of being made a Campbelltown Ambassador at a function at Parliament House in 2018 in recognition for his efforts in promoting and supporting the Macarthur Community.