Jim Jacobs first joined the firm as a trainee in 1969 before returning full-time in 1973 after qualification from the Royal Agricultural College. After a varied career at Godfrey-Payton, including Senior Partner, Jim now deals exclusively with planning and development work.
Jim specialises in taking strategic land through the planning system and negotiating Options and Promotion Agreements with national house builders and promotion companies. In recent years, Jim has brought in the region of 2,000 plots to the market, with a further 5,000 plots currently in the system.
Beyond the office, Jim’s principal interests are climbing, hill walking, and playing golf.