- LLB University of Waikato 2016
- Admitted to the Bar in New Zealand 2018
James was born and raised in Rotorua before moving to Hamilton to complete his law degree. While undertaking his degree, James volunteered at Community Law Waikato and interned with the Rotorua Police Prosecution Service.
After graduating, James clerked at a suburban law firm in Auckland for two years, gaining experience in various areas of general practice. James joined Holland Beckett Law in January 2019 and is working in Simon Collett’s commercial/property team.
James is delighted to be back in his home town and is looking forward to getting involved in the Rotorua and wider Bay of Plenty community.