James Hardy | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
James Hardy
James Hardy

James Hardy

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 2728

E jhardy@whitecase.com


James Hardy is a senior associate in the Firm’s Banking Group in London. He is a versatile and experienced banking lawyer with an established track record of advising both lenders and borrowers on a diverse range of financing arrangements in mature and (especially) developing or frontier markets throughout the range of the financial cycle, including: acquisition finance (leveraged buy out and event-driven corporate financing); pre-export finance, reserve-based lending and other receivables-based lending; sovereign lending; margin loans; hybrid corporate / project finance structures; multisource financing (bank and bond debt); derivative-linked; restructuring; and refinancing.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales


  • LPC, College of Law, Guildford
  • CPE, College of Law, Guildford
  • BA (Hons), Modern Languages (French and Russian), Oxford University


  • English
  • French
  • Russian