James is Head of the Corporate and Commercial Department at McCormicks.
He routinely advises companies, LLPs and partnerships, on both corporate and commercial matters. Regular instructions include buying and selling businesses and companies, restructuring companies and groups, joint ventures, shareholder and partnership agreements. James drafts and advises on commercial agreements for his clients, such as terms and conditions, asset sale and lease agreements and private loans.
James has acted for a broad range of both domestic and international clients including football clubs, motor retailers, national estate agents, racecourse operators, manufacturers, publishers, online service providers, retailers and farmers.
James headed up the Corporate and Commercial departments at other well known regional practices before joining McCormicks in September 2019.
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