James has specialised in litigation matters for almost twenty years, working with clients to resolve a range of complex matters.
His specialisms include insolvency disputes, commercial litigation and civil fraud.
Work highlights include:
- Acting for a liquidator in respect of a misfeasance and fraud claims against the former insolvency office-holders. The matter settled after the respondents’ unsuccessful application to strike out parts of the claim.
- Working with liquidators in respect of successful applications for freezing injunctions to a value of circa £3m.
- Acting for the defendants to a proprietary estoppel claim concerning farms worth more that £3m. The matter settled on the first day of trial.
James also regularly advises insolvency practitioners and others in respect of remuneration and other regulatory & procedural matters.