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James Ellis-Rees Joins Faegre Baker Daniels in London

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London (12-April-2018) - James Ellis-Rees has joined Faegre Baker Daniels as part of the corporate group in the firm’s London office.

Drawing from many years of experience as an in-house attorney, Ellis-Rees is a corporate lawyer who advises businesses on transactional and commercial matters.

Before joining FaegreBD, Ellis-Rees had senior roles in multinational industrial distribution, manufacturing and technology businesses managing a broad range of in-house matters, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate, contracts, compliance, anti-corruption, data protection, disputes, employment, and property. He was the global vice president for legal affairs at Optimas OE Solutions, an associate general counsel at Anixter International and general counsel at Scipher plc.

Ellis-Rees earned his LPC from the Oxford Institute of Legal Practice. He received his CPE from Middlesex University and a bachelor’s degree, with honors, from the University of Essex.


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