James Woods

Email: james.woods@eclegal.com.au
Phone: +613 8611 2610

James has operated businesses since his late teens including windsurfer hire (1977 – 1981), yacht charter (1990 – 2001), motor accident repairs (1984 – 1989) and debt recovery (2002 to the present). He holds a B.A. and LL.B. from Monash University and was admitted as a lawyer in 1983. He is also a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. 

James established the Kajji Foundation to provide opportunities for young indigenous fellas to live and study in Melbourne and serves as the honourary legal counsel for Squash and Racquetball Australia.

There isn’t much that James has not seen in his legal and business career. He has broad experience in most areas of law and decades of experience in chasing money for his clients. Additionally, he is the Managing Partner of E C Legal’s shareholder, the debt recovery business eCollect.com.au Pty. Ltd.

James is married and has two sons and two grandchildren. Away from work, James reckons he is a handy squash player and tries to keep fit with yoga and gym sessions. He enjoys outdoor activities including bushwalking and watersports of all types – surfing and sailing classic wooden yachts being the favourites.