Hales, Sir James
- J. H. Baker
Hales, Sir James (c. 1500–1554), judge, was the eldest son of John Hales (1469/70–1540?), baron of the exchequer, and his wife, Isabel Harry. He was admitted to Gray's Inn, where his father was a bencher, between 1517 and 1519 and was elected an ancient in 1528. He is mentioned as counsel in the ...