James Hart

James Hart

Co-managing partner

James leads the private clients practice and Hillmont Partners office in London.

Professional experience

James runs the London office of Hillmont Partners. He advises Ukrainian private clients and international NPL funds on asset recovery strategies in multiple jurisdictions. He co-founded Hillmont Partners in 2016.
James consults international companies with operations in Ukraine on matters ranging from dispute resolution to due diligence and M&A.
His clients include companies listed on stock exchanges in London, Paris, Singapore, New York and Toronto.


  • Eton College;
  • Durham University where he graduated with First Class Honors in Russian and French;
  • He holds an Executive MBA from London Business School.