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James specialises in banking and financial services litigation. His clients are institutions, insolvency practitioners and financial services firms.
His practice mirrors the changing world of modern banking and financial services disputes. As such, it often centres on a range of customer-led disputes which generate reputational threat against a highly regulated backdrop.
James' determined approach to achieve the best commercial outcome to disputes, alongside down to earth handling of sensitive matters is very much welcomed by his clients. In particular, in areas such as mis-selling, fraud and SME disputes, the matters on which he is instructed have industry-wide relevance. These cases often attract media attention and require sensitive management.
In turn, James’ publications and commentary on trends are widely read. This includes articles in knowledge hubs and sector journals.
James speaks at industry conferences on a range of litigation topics and hosts banking litigation seminars focussed on the key issues of the day facing in-house banking litigators.
In 2017 he qualified as a solicitor advocate.