James Allester
Articling Student | Vancouver
Vancouver: 604-631-4156

James returns to Blakes as an Articled Student after summering with the Firm in 2018. He recently received his J.D. from the University of Victoria.

During his studies, he served as an executive member of the University of Victoria’s Law Students’ Society. James also contributed to the Access Pro Bono initiative, providing legal aid to members of the Victoria community.

Prior to law school, James earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in History at McGill University while playing on the varsity soccer team.  He also took part in an exchange program where he attended the Chinese University of Hong Kong.