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One Essex Court

Chambers of Lord Grabiner QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9AR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 2000
Fax:
Fax 020 7583 0118
DX:
430 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.oeclaw.co.uk
London, Singapore

James MacDonald

Tel:
Work 020 7583 2000
Email:
One Essex Court (Chambers of Lord Grabiner QC)

Position

James is a leading commercial junior practising in all aspects of commercial law.  Particularly well-known for his high-profile general commercial and banking and finance practice, James’s practice encompasses all major areas of commercial law, including fraud, technology, energy, professional negligence, injunctions, jurisdiction, enforcement and international arbitration (under ICC, ICSID and LCIA rules). 

James is highly ranked in the leading directories for commercial law and for banking and finance and regularly appears in the largest and most valuable Commercial Court cases (current or recent cases include Vestia v DB; Tchenguiz v Grant Thornton; Golden Belt v BNPP; DB v Sebastian, Vik).  

Career

Inner Temple ( called 2005)

Education

Oxon (BA Hons (double 1st)); King’s College London (MA); Law School (CPE; BPP distinction).


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Leading Juniors

James MacDonald - One Essex CourtOne of the leading banking juniors at the Bar.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Juniors

James MacDonald - One Essex CourtThoughtful and hardworking, with excellent judgement – very popular with solicitors, and rightly so.

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