James Denham

James Denham

Senior Counsel

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James Denham is a senior counsel at Walkers and is a member of the firm's Global Finance and Corporate groups.

He is based in the London office and advises on both Cayman Islands law and BVI law aspects of a broad range of finance and corporate transactions. His practice includes debt and equity finance, asset finance and general corporate lending, with a particular focus on derivatives and structured finance.

Prior to joining Walkers in 2018, James trained and worked as an associate at Allen & Overy LLP in the Derivatives and Structured Finance team. Work here included a variety of OTC derivatives transactions, regulatory work, contentious Lehman Brothers matters and a secondment to the Structured Finance and Securities Desk at Credit Suisse.

James has also spent a year in the Cayman Islands advising on the Cayman law aspects of a wide range of finance and corporate transactions.

Admitted In:
Cayman Islands
British Virgin Islands
England and Wales (not practising)

BSc (Hons) in Environmental Conservation, University of Wales, Aberystwyth
Postgraduate Diploma in Law, BPP, Leeds
Legal Practice Course, College of Law, London

Legal 500 2022 - "James Denham provides a top quality client service with amazing attention to detail."

Legal 500 2022 - "James Denham in particular is my go to person on all matters where there is an overseas element"

James is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales.