James was awarded a 2:1 LLB (Hons) degree in law from the University of Liverpool and went on to complete his professional exams with the College of Law. He later went on to complete a Practice Diploma in Human Rights Law and Practice, at the same institution.
Prior to being Called to the Bar, James was a Consultant Chemist, during which time he held various positions within the defence, utility and petroleum industries. He was also involved with valuing corporate intellectual property, as well as negotiating with venture capital companies and leading London based accounting firms within the realms of acquisitions during that period of his career.
Late in 2006, James established Stenning & Associates with the aim of providing good quality, timely advice at affordable rates to both local and international clientele. In August 2010, his vision was enhanced by the association between Stenning & Associates and a number of specialist Chambers in the UK.
Examples of James' past instructions in general commercial, criminal and civil matters include:
Publications & Speaking Engagements: