James is a trainee in the Civil Litigation, Civil Fraud and Asset Tracing department.
Prior to joining the firm as a trainee, James worked as a paralegal at the UK Serious Fraud Office.
James worked across three case teams investigating and prosecuting multi-jurisdictional bribery and corruption cases. He worked as part of a team entering a £100+ million Deferred Prosecution Agreement with an energy sector multinational company. This DPA was entered in cooperation with law enforcement agencies internationally, including the US Department of Justice and the US Securities and Exchange Commission. James also assisted a case team in successfully bringing charges against a senior company executive under the UK Bribery Act 2010.
James received a first-class honours degree in Law and Political Science from Trinity College Dublin (LL.B. (Pol.Sc.)). He also holds a Master's degree in Law and Economics awarded mutually by the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the University of Hamburg and the IGIDR in Mumbai, India at which he spent a six-month term.