James practices as a commercial mediator who specialises in Monetary Disputes. James is one of only a small number of mediators that undertakes work within the debt recovery industry, working with all parties to facilitate a clear transparent resolution.
James is accredited as a commercial mediator by CEDR. James has been directly involved in projects ranging from a few hundred pounds to projects totalling over 5 million pounds.
James has spent the last 16 years of his career within the debt recovery industry. He began working for a debt purchaser business in 2001 working on a range of projects. He quickly moved to a solicitor’s firm and then later to a sub-prime lender before moving into a managerial position, managing small to medium sized sites, organising and controlling the portfolio through a tested process.
James’s management and control progressed on to larger and more complex projects. His management successfully completed start-up recovery programs for outsourced companies.
Through both his management of projects and his high levels of academic and professional education, James has gained expert knowledge of negotiation and dispute resolution of Monetary Disputes, including but not restricted to Commercial, HMRC, Insolvency, Partnership/Shareholder, Commercial Debt, Land, Property Valuations, Possession of Property Claims and Building Disputes
James has been lead mediator in over 53 mediations to date
Distressed Property Claims.
Property Development Claims.
Possession of Property Claim.
HMRC Monetary Claim.
Client bankrupt CDR mediated with secured creditors.
Monetary Dispute, Client suffered from mental health issues CDR mediated through nominated guardian.
Charity Dispute, Employee dispute & Counter claim for theft.
Claims against Builder for non-completion and defects in workmanship.
Contractors claim for non-payment and employers counter claim for defects, delay and losses under a contract to construct 12 new houses.
Boundary Dispute focused upon Party Wall issues and infringements.
Boundary Dispute focusing on removal of trees and boundary line.