James has over 12 years of experience in the Victorian planning sector have worked in statutory and strategic planning at several metropolitan councils as well as for the State Government.

His experience across a wide range of development approvals gives him deep insight into permit and planning scheme amendment approval processes, requirements, and negotiations.

James has lead assessments for large central city and brownfield developments, as well as major planning scheme amendments in metropolitan Melbourne and has skills in community engagement, setting development strategy and providing in-depth strategic planning and development assessments and advice.

I enjoy working collaboratively with our clients, authorities and other stakeholders to deliver projects that shape buildings and spaces for people that leave a legacy we can be proud of.