James is a solicitor and specialist claims advocate within Lockton's Professions team.

James is qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales and Australia and has experience in dealing with claims against a variety of professionals including solicitors, accountants, IFAs, surveyors and construction professionals.

James has more than 17 years' experience in the London market, including as a claims handler, primarily specialising in claims against solicitors, including 10 years with the Solicitors Indemnity Fund and 4 years with DWF.