James has experience acting and advising on major construction and public infrastructure projects, particularly across the health, transport and rail sectors.  He has also advised and represented clients on a broad range of complex commercial issues, including claims relating to misleading or deceptive conduct, breach of contract, professional negligence, statutory regulation, defamation and media law.

Prior to joining MolinoCahill, James was Senior Associate to the Honourable Justice Lyons of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

Recent experience
  • Advising a principal in relation to the delivery phase of a public tertiary hospital and the resolution of claims made by a managing contractor for extensions of time, delay costs and variations.

  • Acting for an international contractor regarding the prosecution of claims arising in relation to a major rail infrastructure project in New South Wales.

  • Assisting with project documentation in relation to a major infrastructure project in Western Australia.