James is an associate of Maples and Calder's Corporate team in the Maples Group's Cayman Islands office. His practice include the formation of hedge funds and private equity funds, as well as general corporate transactions. He also advises on FATCA and the OECD Common Reporting Standard.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Funds & Investment Management
Regulatory & Compliance
Prior to joining the Maples Group in 2015, James acted as in-house counsel for an investment fund manager based in London. Before that he worked for Pinsent Masons LLP, and in the corporate practice of a City of London law firm.
2011 – Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (not practising)
2015 – Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands
BPP Law School, UK, Legal Practice Course (Distinction), 2009
University of Manchester, UK, LLB (Hons), 2008
Cayman Islands Update: New CRS Form Released and FATCA Deadline Extended
Cayman Islands Update: AEOI 2020 Amendments
Cayman AEOI Portal Availability and Soft Extension to Reporting Deadline
Cayman Islands AEOI Update - March 2018
BVIFARS Reopened and Updated CRS Reportable Jurisdictions List Published
Cayman CRS: Updated Lists of Participating and Reportable Jurisdictions