James has substantial experience in handling complex, high-value and often high-profile litigation, having acted for high net worth individuals in the Bahamas, Cayman, Jersey, Guernsey, Singapore and Hong Kong.
He also advises on trust issues arising out of divorce and on claims concerning poor investment performance.
James joined Stewarts in 2016 to head the firm’s contentious trusts and estates practice. Prior to this he trained at Farrer & Co where he became partner in 2005.
•The Association of Contentious Trusts and Probate Specialists
•The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
•Commercial Fraud Lawyers Association
James is married with three children who usually keep him very busy at weekends. When he can, he sneaks off for a swim or bike ride.