Our People

James Davis


Partner working in the company/commercial and litigation departments, James qualified in 1991 with a major London law firm. He spent two years at a well-known regional practice before taking a commercial role in his family business. He joined the firm in 1997, becoming an Associate in 1999 and a Partner in 2005.

James acts for a wide variety of corporate and private clients in both contentious and non-contentious matters and has particular experience in international and domestic insolvency work, including Directors’ Disqualification Act proceedings. He is experienced in property litigation, both commercial and residential. He deals with employment related issues, including the drafting of, and advice on, settlement agreements. He has dealt with recent cases in the County Court and the High Court, including the Court of Appeal, often involving large financial sums, for both domestic clients and international clients. He is familiar with all forms of alternative dispute resolution and has undertaken a number of mediations. He is comfortable with urgent requests, including the obtaining of interim injunctions and he has executed a number of Search and Seize Orders.

James also deals with non-contentious matters, including company formations and re-structuring and general commercial contracts, including terms and conditions of business. He often works in a team alongside Walton Eddlestone, particularly in relation to company/commercial matters and the specialised international debt recovery.

James is an ADR Group Accredited Mediator.

Email James Davis

Tel +44 (0)207 831 8939


Specialist in the following areas:

  • International and domestic insolvency work
  • Commercial and residential property litigation
  • Employment related issues
  • Compromise agreements
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Search and seize orders
  • Company formations and re-structuring
  • General commercial contracts
  • International debt recovery

I have been a client of HDQ for over 15 years and have sold and acquired many businesses over the years, bought many homes and resolved many business issues through the various partners of HDQ. I have very much enjoyed the business, professional and personal relationship with the various partners in particular James Davis who has always ensured and acted in the best interest of Rainbow Global Network Solutions and my own personal needs.

D C - Managing Director