James is a partner in our Private Equity & Financial Sponsors Group. He acts for both institutional clients and management teams, advising on domestic and international private equity transactions and M&A.
James joined Travers Smith as a trainee in 2000, spent a year on secondment at Equistone (formerly Barclays Private Equity), and became a partner in 2011.
International Board Member
James sits on the International Board and helps to set and implement the firm's international strategy and develop relationships with overseas firms. He also has a focus on the firm's US strategy.
Graduate Recruitment Partner
As a graduate recruitment partner, James participates in various initiatives, including vacation schemes and university presentations, to guide and inspire aspiring solicitors looking to start their career.