James McFarlane

Partner
James advises a range of organisations in financial services and the industrial, leisure, transport and utilities sectors.

James joined Maitland/AMO in 2014. He was previously an Associate director at Smithfield (now part of Edelman) and has over ten years’ experience in capital markets and corporate communications. He has advised a range of quoted and private companies in financial services and the industrial, leisure, transport and utilities sectors, and has worked on a number of complex and high profile capital raisings, restructurings and M&A transactions.

A graduate of Edinburgh University, James began his career with UBS Investment Bank in New York. Before specialising in financial PR he also worked in corporate governance for BlackRock.