James joined us in 2015 with a wealth of experience from both in-house and private practice environments. He spent 3 years at BT plc, providing regulatory and legal support to the commercial teams responsible for rolling out managed services in dozens of countries. His experience in the sector also includes data protection audits, Competition Appeal Tribunal cases, preparation for the ladder pricing case and for BT France, contractual drafting. James perfected his expertise of international telecoms regulation in a regulatory advisory role to global clients at Webb Henderson and Shepherd and Wedderburn in London.
Since joining us, James has been involved in pricing disputes between communications providers, premium services regulation, settlements following regulatory determinations and contractual drafting for IT companies, as well as building on his knowledge of the regulated health and mail industries.
James is native French speaker and a keen classical guitarist, having studied music at the University of Southampton (BA Mus, MA) before beginning his career in law, qualifications for which were obtained at the College of Law in Guildford (GDL, LPC).