James spent the first nine years of his post-qualification legal career working as a general litigator in a high-street firm environment. As such, acting for a variety of clients, he gained experience across a wide range of different areas of law and expertise in litigation processes and procedures.
James joined Lester Aldridge in February 2019 to concentrate predominantly on acting for businesses in relation to commercial disputes.
James acts for business clients over a wide range of sectors in litigation matters. He has extensive experience of conducting litigation from the pre-action stages right through to trial. He will take a pragmatic and commercial approach to each case, mindful of the benefits of trying to settle where possible.