James Shiel

James Shiel


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What can James do for you?

James is a litigator and has experience of acting on a wide range of complex commercial disputes, representing both claimants and defendants. He advises on all aspects of contract disputes, risk management and litigation procedure. James' previous cases have included litigation in the High Court, alternative dispute resolution, actions for breach of contract, and shareholder disputes. 

Supporting your ambitions

He works with a broad range of clients and covers a number of sectors, including technology, life sciences, government, education and health.

What do others say?

The litigation team at Mills & Reeve handles "complex regional, national and cross-border disputes. " - Chambers & Partners

The team is also known for having a particular “[focus] on contract disputes, notably for technology and life science companies” -  Legal 500

What else should you know?

As part of James’ training to become a qualified solicitor, he completed a three-month secondment to the in-house legal team at a rapidly growing biopharmaceutical company. 

James is a member of the London Solicitors Litigation Association and acts as a “champion” for the Junior London Solicitors Litigation Association.

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