James is a Special Counsel in the Mergers & Acquisitions/Corporate Group at DLA Piper in Australia. James has significant experience providing legal advice to clients in respect of mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, warranty & indemnity (W&I) insurance, corporate restructures, regulatory compliance, capital raisings, corporate governance, commercial contracting and general corporate advice in Australia.

James has acted for clients in numerous sectors of the economy, including technology, media, entertainment and telecommunications, financial services, industrial, insurance and private equity and has worked for clients based in a number of jurisdictions.

DLA Piper has undertaken more M&A transactions than any other global law firm for each of the past 9 consecutive years.