James specialises in construction and engineering claims and disputes. He represents clients in a wide range of formal and alternative dispute resolution procedures, including through the Technology & Construction Court, Adjudication, Arbitration and Mediation.

James is experienced in representing and delivering specialist legal advice to contractors, professional consultants, subcontractors and developers on construction and engineering projects using industry standard and bespoke forms of contract. He advises clients on industry-specific issues such as claims relating to defects, delay, design liability, professional negligence, payment, insolvency and termination.