Head of Dispute Resolution, Partner
James Maxey is a Solicitor Advocate and CEDR Accredited Mediator specialising in company & partnership disputes, breach of commercial trading agreements, claims arising out of corporate warranties, professional negligence, shareholder disputes and breach of director's duties as well as advising insolvency practitioners on a wide range of contentious insolvency issues. James also represents individuals on a variety of legal claims.
James regularly advises clients with international interests and is also a consultant to Buckles’ associated firm, CastaldiPartners, which has offices in Paris and Milan. He is skilled in the early assessment of contentious issues, conducting strategic reviews to align dispute solutions to commercial objectives, and works closely with in house legal teams and management boards to resolve problems by way of alternative dispute resolution or litigation.
James accepts appointments as a Mediator and also represents clients in mediation. The Legal 500 has described James as a first class contentious lawyer.
Appropriate cases are considered on a conditional fee basis.
Chambers UK 2019 describes James as a Notable Practitioner commenting on his "great reputation in litigation".
Legal 500 2019 also commends James as a leading individual in his field.