James provides consulting services around risk management and process improvement. He has over 25 years of experience as a general counsel and an outside counsel, and has also worked with financial exchanges, commodity trading advisors, investment advisors, and insurance providers. He has extensive experience with start-ups, as well as companies implementing blockchain in financial services and insurance services.
James has also served as a law clerk for a U.S. district judge, worked as a Legislative Assistant for U.S. Representative Fred Upton (R-MI), and has worked as a member of the Technology Advisory Committee of the CFTC. He received his BA from Notre Dame, his JD from Georgetown, and his MBA from Northwestern.