James has a broad practice across a range of commercial, real estate, company and partnership matters, often involving questions of private international law.
He is listed in Legal 500 2021 as a “rising star” in the field of Commercial Litigation, and is a contributor to the leading textbook Civil Fraud: Law, Practice and Procedure.
Before coming to the Bar, James was a transactional solicitor for two years. In that role, he acted on a variety of transactions including secured bank lending, securitisations, derivative products and debt capital market issuances.
The clerks are happy to discuss the basis on which James will act in any given matter. In the absence of express written agreement otherwise, the terms under which James accepts instructions are The Standard Contractual Terms for the Supply of Legal Services By Barristers to Authorised Persons 2012 (as updated from time to time) referred to in the BSB Handbook.