12th Oct 2017
James is head of the corporate and commercial teams. He is a corporate lawyer with over 15 years' experience of advising on a wide range of corporate finance transactions, corporate governance and commercial matters.
James has particular experience of advising clients in the energy sector including advising on the development of a number of large scale onshore wind farms, several solar (PV) projects and a number of companies in the oil and gas supply chain and the services sector.
James is listed in the 2015 edition of the Chambers guide as “up and coming with a strong reputation in the market,” and was featured in 2016 edition due to his experience in the energy sector with clients describing him as “on the ball and capable.”
Before joining Square One Law, James was in the Eversheds corporate finance team in Newcastle, and prior to that James spent 10 years working for an international firm in the City of London, which included time spent on secondment to an investment bank and to the legal team of a FTSE 100 property company.