Drew James has more than 25 years of experience as a shipping solicitor working in London, Sydney and Singapore. He first qualified as a solicitor in Australia in 1983 and has degrees in law and commerce plus a masters degree in law. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Arbitrators and of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators. He has been named twice in the “Euromoney Guide to the Best of the Best” as one of the world’s top 25 Shipping Lawyers.

Prior to joining Aus Ship he was the Head of the Transport Department at a large Sydney law firm.