Hill Dickinson hires dispute resolution lawyer Jim James in Hong Kong

International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson has boosted its international arbitration practice with the hire of ex-Norton Rose Fulbright consultant, Jim James.

Hill Dickinson said that the appointment was part of the firm’s “global strategy to build its presence in international arbitration and commercial litigation across the full range of business services, including corporate, financial services, banking, technology, construction, trade and commodities, energy and transportation”.

The arrival of Jim James in the firm’s Hong Kong office brings the firm’s team of litigation and arbitration lawyers in Hong Kong up to 15. He has been based in Hong Kong since 1983, with time spent working in Beijing, Shanghai, South Korea and Singapore.