Personal Profile

James is an Associate in the Finance and Banking Disputes group, specialising in complex banking litigation and fraud claims.

James has acted both for and against financial institutions in cases in the Commercial Court, including those with a cross-border element. He also advises on matters relating to Professional Discipline, acting for accountants, lawyers, insolvency practitioners and pension trustees who are facing challenge or investigation by regulatory or enforcement bodies. In addition, he has experience providing advice to overseas clients while on secondment in Moscow.

In addition to his work in banking and finance litigation, James has experience of work in capital markets, structured finance and restructuring transactions.

Career History

Associate, Mishcon de Reya LLP
Trainee Solicitor, Dechert LLP
Legal Assistant, Lend Lease Europe Limited
University College London, History