James Lyons > Devonshires Solicitors LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Devonshires Solicitors LLP
30 FINSBURY CIRCUS
LONDON
EC2M 7DT
England

Work Department

Banking, Governance & Corporate

Position

James is praised by clients for his careful attention to detail, patience and commercial pragmatism; with over 19 years’ experience advising on the full range of corporate transactions across the private and public sectors. James has extensive experience advising on all aspects of corporate transactions and joint ventures, having acted for UK and international clients including start-ups, SMEs and listed PLCs together with clients in the public sector. His expertise also includes managing large corporate transactions and joint ventures in the real estate sector for PLCs, Registered Providers, private investors and international funds.

Career

James trained at magic circle law firm Allen & Overy before moving on to Olswang. More recently, James has been a corporate partner at both Trowers & Hamlins and in the London office of Ashfords prior to joining Devonshires in September 2016.

Education

James graduated in law at St Catharine’s College, Cambridge before completing his LPC at the College of Law in York.