James qualified as a solicitor in 2000 and was previously a partner in a boutique commercial practice in the West End and has held senior positions in-house. He has particular expertise in internet infrastructure, e-commerce, and AI.
On qualifying as a solicitor, he joined a fast-growing data centre company before returning to private practice as a consultant to a boutique commercial practice and then moving to London to take up a role as partner, where he spent a further ten years advising data centre and sub-sea fibre companies, commercial property companies, retailers and e-commerce enterprises.
James has held senior positions with a major film studio and a multinational professional technology services company.
What clients say:
“James provides proactive and commercially realistic advice, while at all times maintaining a methodical, professional, client sensitive approach.”
“Very easy to talk to – he proved to be an excellent source of ideas and a great support on some tricky matters.”
Client CL:AIRE says “Working with James was an enjoyable experience, and he had a great impact on the development of our data protection framework. This, combined with his profound knowledge and comprehension of AI, has been invaluable to our organisation. We wholeheartedly endorse James as an approachable and highly skilled legal professional who goes above and beyond to ensure his clients are well-informed and compliant in the ever-evolving landscape of data protection and AI technology”.