Adam James


Adam James is our Asia chief operating officer and is based in our Hong Kong office. He is responsible for the professional management of the Harneys Asia offices and oversees the legal support teams in the region. Adam works closely with the Asia partners, the firm’s chairman, the COO, and the executive committee to achieve strategic goals and ensure consistency across the firm globally.

Adam joined us in 2016 as Asia head of finance, and in 2018 he took on the role of Asia COO. He has more than 20 years’ experience working in various senior management positions at top tier professional services firms in Sydney including Allen & Overy, Baker & McKenzie, and Deloitte.

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