Mr James Crayton > Walker Morris LLP > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Walker Morris LLP
33 Wellington Street

Work Department



Partner and Head of Commercial


James is a Partner in our Commercial team who advises on the full spectrum of commercial arrangements. James acts for a broad range of national and international clients across a variety of sectors, with particular expertise in the pharma, food, logistics and manufacturing industries. His practice covers all type of commercial contracts with focus on supply agreements for both goods and services, logistics services contracts, framework agreements and joint ventures.

James works hard to understand the real drivers of any deal for his clients, and always approaches every instruction by understanding the importance of the contract to the wider business of his client. His experience includes acting for clients on multi-billion dollar deals all the way through to much small day-to-day trading contracts, and he brings the same level of focus and insight to each instruction.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > IT and telecoms

Walker Morris LLP showcases ‘valuable and insightful knowledge’ when advising clients on a broad range of technology matters, including contractual work and licensing agreements, transformational projects and IT procurements, as well as contentious cases. ‘Class-actSally Mewies leads the team and acts for clients across the retail and telecoms sectors on cloud and SaaS style contracts, while James Crayton advises on IT outsourcing mandates and platform agreements. ‘Talented’ senior associate Luke Jackson is another key member of the team, who focuses on IT contracting matters.