James' practice focuses on construction litigation. He provides counsel to a variety of contractors, specialized construction companies, engineering firms and work providers in the context of major construction projects in relation to:
- construction claims, including hypothecary claims and matters pertaining to surety bonds
- governance and compliance
- public calls for tenders
- RBQ licensing and other construction-related matters
He is an experienced advisor in product liability, commercial leasing, and franchising matters, and has also defended parties in high-profile class actions.
James is a member of BLG’s Team North and advises Inuit organizations in Nunavik. He participates in preparing cases for litigation and pleads before all courts in the province of Québec.
He is proficient in English, French, Japanese and Spanish.