Andrew James

Consultant Solicitor - Company Commercial

Andrew James works with Brooks & Partners as a Company Commercial Consultant and has been a qualified solicitor since 1987. He spent the first nine years of his career at a mid-sized City firm.

In 1994, he moved to BP Collins in Gerrards Cross, becoming a partner shortly after. Over the next decade, he helped to transform BP Collins’ company commercial department into ‘one of the strongest company and commercial departments in the South-East outside London’ at the time (Source: The Legal 500).

In 2006, Andrew accepted a partnership at IBB in Uxbridge, joining as Head of Commercial. Andrew left IBB in 2008 to set up OnHand Counsel.

He has over 25 years’ experience of handling an interesting and wide-ranging caseload including private company and business sales and purchases, MBOs and joint ventures and a very broad range of corporate and commercial advisory and contract work, spanning a wide range of industries.

When not busy helping clients, Andrew finds time to play real tennis, squash, golf and cricket. He also enjoys the ancient art of origami and dog walking with his wife and children.

For any enquiries regarding Company Commercial matters, please do not hesitate to contact us and we would be happy to arrange a time for you to speak to Andrew.