Called To The Bar (ONTARIO) 1985
Since his call to the bar, James has gained extensive experience through over 25 years of practice involving all facets of litigation. James has appeared in all levels of courts in Ontario both as trial counsel and appellate counsel. James’ practice has a particular emphasis in construction litigation, commercial litigation including mortgage enforcement work for lenders, receivership and insolvency matters and insurance/personal injury law. James is approved Law Pro defence counsel for errors and omissions claims against lawyers.
In addition to the practice of law, James has been involved in volunteerism for over 25 years. James has been on the board of directors of several non-profit organizations and been involved in human rights advocacy and international affairs.
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) University of Ottawa Law School, 1983
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) University of Toronto – 1982