James Travers


James advises on a wide range of corporate work, including private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity and cross-border investments.
James has experience advising on transactions across Southeast Asia, particularly on transactions involving Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines.



Solicitor, Admitted under England and Wales (2021)


Legal Practice Course, BPP University, 2019

Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP University, 2018

MA, History, Brown University, 2015

BA, History, University of Cambridge, 2014

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.