James Kerrigan is the head of the North West Corporate Team and has been a Partner for 19 years. James practices in all aspects of corporate work. He has particular focus on mergers and acquisitions and private equity investments (acting for both management teams and investment houses), general corporate advisory work and complex group reorganisations.

James has particular experience in a variety of sectors including manufacturing, technology and media, telecoms, sports and entertainment.

James has been repeatedly ranked as one of the busiest dealmakers in the UK having been listed in top 5 lawyer rankings by Mergermarket for the last five consecutive years.