James practises in the converging fields of telecommunications, media and technology. His expertise encompasses strategic commercial transactions, including joint-ventures, acquisitions, outsourcing, and product rollouts, as well as disputes in the TMT sector.
James is a key adviser in Australia to some of the world’s most innovative and best known e-commerce, media and online brands. He is also a long-term adviser to major Australian telecommunications carriers, helping them navigate the complex and rapidly-changing TMT landscape.
James is a former board member of the NSW Procurement Board.
Leading Lawyer - Band 1 - TMT: Telecommunications
Leading Individual - TMT IT & Telecommunications
Lawyer of the Year – Telecommunications
Best Lawyer – Outsourcing Law
Best Lawyer – Information Technology Law and Telecommunications Law
Best Lawyer – Commercial Law
Best Lawyer – Defamation and Media Law
Best Lawyer – Privacy and Data Security Law
“An innovator with no chinks in his armour”
“An innovator that provides high-quality advice”
“He is approachable, practical and commercial in his thinking. He is a problem solver and driven to achieve the best outcome for our business. You want him on your side”
“A recognised expert in telecommunications and handles the full gamut of matters from infrastructure matters to regulatory and procurement agreements”