James Hayes


Born and educated in Ireland, James, a Partner at mfg Solicitors, was admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 1989 and has spent all of his professional life since then advising on corporate and commercial matters in Birmingham, the Black Country and Worcestershire.

Areas of Expertise:

He has a proven track record in advising on transactional and non-transactional matters for owner managed businesses, UK subsidiaries and publicly quoted companies. James’ clients include Irish, UK, European and US companies from a variety of sector types.

He advises on company sales and acquisitions, restructures, joint ventures, public and private share issues, and strategic commercial contracts.  He is known for his ability to find solutions to complex problems, to provide strategic advice, and to move matters forward efficiently.

James is based at the firm’s Worcester office.


"We required advice regarding the sale of our business and were put in touch with James Hayes whose professional and understanding of our situation was 1st class."