JAMES RICHARDS is an associate in the Global Finance group.
James earned his J.D. from Cornell Law School after graduating cum laude from Chapman University. While in law school, James participated in the Cornell University Assembly as the Chair of Codes and Judicial Committee from 2021–2022 and served as the general editor of the Cornell Law School Journal of Law and Public Policy between 2020 and 2022.
While at Chapman, James was named the recipient of the Henley Award, which recognizes academic achievement in Political Science.