Prior to joining Ogier, James trained and practiced at Dentons in London (2009 to 2015). During his time at Dentons he was seconded to the real estate finance team of a global financial institution and an international infrastructure firm, as well as a six-month secondment to Dentons' Muscat office.
James specialises in banking and finance and has experience in a broad range of areas including fund finance, real estate finance, acquisition finance, general corporate lending (secured and unsecured), private bank lending and restructuring and insolvency. James also has experience advising on regulatory matters, including licence applications, and providing general corporate advice.
James is a contributor to Ogier's cross-jurisdictional fund finance guides and publications.
James received his LL.B in Law and Management Studies from the University of Leeds in 2007 and his Diploma in Legal Practice from the College of Law in 2009.
James is a member of the Law Society for England and Wales.
2015 - Cayman Islands
2011 - England and Wales (non practising)