Founded by James Millar in 2013, JAAM Architects was created to provide a bespoke, all-encompassing service for clients looking to build, renovate, refurbish and extend their properties, through a proactive design-led approach. We take pride in providing our clients with an approachable yet highly professional service, geared towards realising each client’s aspirations, whilst delivering unique and sympathetic design initiatives.

We offer comprehensive advice throughout all phases of development, from the initial design/feasibility and planning stages, furniture design/supply and interior design, through to Practical Completion and Building Control approval. We work closely with skilled and reliable contractors and consultants recognised for producing the highest quality results. JAAM Architects are known for their meticulous attention to design detail, producing innovative architectural solutions as well as designing and supplying bespoke furniture/ kitchens and Interior Design tailored to each project. Often working on Listed Buildings or properties within Conservation Areas, we are recognised for fully modernising and extending period properties to create luxurious homes, whilst maintaining and sensitively enhancing existing period features.


James Millar


As a qualified Architect James has gained diverse and widespread experience in both residential and commercial projects throughout the UK.

Having graduated from The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen and Westminster University, London, James joined Archial Group, a multi-award winning, international practice where he focused on large scale commercial projects such as hotels, schools, offices and college master planning for clients including Local Authorities and the Ministry of Defence.

In 2010, James joined a niche London based residential practice, to pursue his interest in contemporary design and modern architecture. He worked on a number of high-end residential projects specialising in the refurbishment and renovation of houses of varying scales, primarily focusing on subterranean developments in and around central London. With the experience and knowledge gained, James went on to form JAAM Architects in 2013.