James advises on all aspects of pensions law and employee ownership law to trustees, companies, public sector and third sector organisations. He is also a Director of MacRoberts Trustees Limited, the firm's independent trustee company.
James is a member of the Association of Pension Lawyers (APL) and has been elected as the Secretary of its Scottish Group and is also a member of the APL’s Public Sector Pensions Sub Committee. James co-authored the Scottish section of Tolley’s Pensions Law a major UK legal textbook with Martyn Shaw (September 2016).
"Provides commercial solutions which are presented in a clear and concise manner."Chambers UK Guide to the Legal Profession
"Praised for his 'great understanding of complex rules and definitions'."Chambers UK Guide to the Legal Profession