James McCrory

  • Partner
  • Ejames.mccrory@lw.com
  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom
  • T +44.20.7710.1000


James McCrory is a partner in the London office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Corporate Department.

Mr. McCrory advises asset managers with respect to raising and marketing private funds across a broad range of strategies, establishing bespoke strategic partnership, joint venture, co-investment and managed account arrangements, fund restructurings, structuring and implementing executive remuneration schemes, as well as providing advice as to fund operational matters. Additionally, he represents institutional investors in connection with their private fund investments, and he has been seconded in-house at Actis Capital, BC Partners, and LaSalle.

Mr. McCrory advises clients across Europe, Asia, and North America. Clients include LaSalle, Tata Capital, Generali, Partners Group, and Go-Jek.

Recognition Highlights

Mr. McCrory is listed as a Next Generation Lawyer by Legal 500 UK 2017 for Investment Fund Formation and Management: Private Funds.

Client notes that you can ‘trust James completely – his ability to remain calm under pressure is very impressive and he comes to clients with solutions not problems.’Legal 500 UK 2017
Bar Qualification
  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
  • Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School, 2006
  • LL.B. (Hons), University of Nottingham, 2004
    Law with European Law
  • Cleantech
  • Power
  • Mining & Metals
  • FinTech
  • Real Estate
  • Private Equity
  • Investment Funds