James Pollock

James Pollock

Partner
Simmons & Simmons LLP

James is Head of the firm’s international Insurance and Construction group. He is a renowned litigator, specialising in professional liability, coverage, reinsurance and construction disputes. He acts for insurers and their insureds, including solicitors, accountants, brokers, architects, engineers, surveyors and other construction professionals in High Court litigation, arbitration, adjudication and mediation. His practice often includes an international element, with cases spanning the UK, US, Japan and the Middle East, as well as Northern Ireland where he is also qualified. Clients rate him as “one of the toughest practitioners”, because “he never lets go of a case” and commend him for remaining “calm, clear and concise under pressure”.