James has nearly 20 years' experience in corporate, taxation and commercial matters.
James was most recently a partner in the corporate tax practice of PwC - where he advised major Australian and multi-national clients in relation all aspects of their Australian taxation affairs. James' experience includes advising on mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring and insolvency, equity and debt raising, cross-border investment and dispute resolution - including extensive dealings with senior officials within the Australian Taxation Office.
James has particular experience in the Energy and Mining industries, and most recently lead PwC's Global Energy & Mining Taxation practice.
- depth of technical expertise
- understanding of the commercial context in which a client's issues arise
- understanding of the broader commercial landscape
- energy and passion in working with clients to find the best possible outcomes based on their circumstances.
James holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Laws (LLM, Commercial law) from Monash University.
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