James specialises in property and commercial law, and has a long history in IT, property development and planning, prior to qualifying as a lawyer.
James has a wide-range of legal experience, having worked for established boutique property, finance and commercial law firms prior to founding Blue Ocean Law. He has volunteered at the Caxton Legal Centre as part of his desire to give back to the community, and now offers pro bono (free) legal assistance in pre-qualified legal matters.
James also has extensive industry experience in IT consulting, having worked on major projects across Asia/Pacific in a wide spectrum of industries including Energy (Woodside), Financial (NAB, NSW State Super, Bank of China), Transport (Air Services, Queensland Rail), Government (Australia, NZ and Singapore). He also operated his own transport company for many years whilst developing strategic residential property projects (both luxury and affordable), all of which uniquely informs his continuing specialist legal practice in these areas.
James’ diverse background, and his innovative approach to commercial property requirements make him a valuable knowledge resource to any business. Click here for James full profile.
‘Other lawyers shied away from our difficult case but James took it on with vigor. His keen attention to detail and ability to problem solve paved the way to settling our case favourably. Quality advice is essential if the correct decisions are to be made and that’s what we get from James.’ Click here for more reviews.
James was the #1 Ranked Lawyer on LawPath in 2016 and has been the #1 Ranked Lawyer on LawTap since its inception in 2015.