James is an Associate in the firm’s construction and engineering disputes team, where he acts for a wide range of employers, contractors, sub-contractors and consultants.

Prior to joining Osborne Clarke in 2016, James trained and qualified at a niche construction and professional indemnity firm where he defended claims against construction professionals, including architects and consulting engineers.

During his training, he was seconded to a leading international firm of consulting engineers where he advised on various standard form and bespoke construction contracts.

James qualified as a lawyer in 2014 and he is a member of the Society of Construction Law.