2010 – BSc., University of Alberta (with Distinction)
2012 – MSc., University of Alberta
2017 – J.D., University of Alberta (with Distinction)
2018 – Admitted to the Alberta Bar
James worked as a coordinator at Pro Bono Students Canada Edmonton before completing his articles with RMRF.
Prior to enrolling in law school James was involved in scientific research in the Department of Physiology at the University of Alberta. Through his research, James authored several publications in major scientific journals.