James is a partner in the Corporate Department of our Hong Kong office. James advises on the structuring, formation, regulation and ongoing operation of investment funds. James’ practice also covers secured lending, fund financing, cross-border lending structures, asset and acquisition financing, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, capital raisings and general commercial matters. James joined Campbells in 2019 from a leading corporate firm in Brisbane, Australia.


  • Investment funds
  • Banking and finance
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate and commercial

Qualifications and Admissions

  • Admitted in the British Virgin Islands, 2023
  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales, 2022
  • Registered Foreign Lawyer, Hong Kong, 2019
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland, Australia, 2011 (currently non-practising)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), University of Queensland, Australia
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB), University of Queensland, Australia

Prior Career History

  • Cooper Grace Ward, Australia

Recognition and Awards

  • James is ranked as a Rising Star by IFLR1000

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