James is a corporate lawyer with national law firm Devonshires. He has extensive experience advising on all aspects of corporate transactions and joint ventures, having acted for UK and international clients including start-ups, SMEs and listed PLCs together with clients in the public sector. His expertise also includes managing large corporate transactions and joint ventures in the real estate sector for PLCs, Registered Providers, private investors and international funds. James trained at magic circle law firm Allen & Overy before moving on to Olswang. More recently, James has been a corporate partner at both Trowers & Hamlins and in the London office of Ashfords prior to joining Devonshires in September 2016.