James Bray, B.A., M.Phil., JD.

Tel: 416-955-0625
Cell: 416-844-1417
Fax: 416-955-1237

James practices in the areas of criminal law, constitutional law and regulatory defence. 

Prior to joining Fenton Law Barristers James completed his articles at a full-service law firm in Nova Scotia where he gained experience practicing civil litigation, corporate law and family law. 

James received his JD from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University. While at law school James spent a semester working at Dalhousie Legal Aid where he advocated for low-income clients in criminal, family and administrative law matters. 

From 2011 to 2013 James studied at the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar, obtaining an MPhil in Anthropology. He holds a BA in Sociology from St. Francis Xavier University where he was awarded First Class Honours, the Mifflen Prize in Sociology and a Canada Millennium Scholarship. 

James grew up in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. He is called to the Nova Scotia Bar and the Ontario Bar.

Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University (2018)
Juris Doctor
Halifax, Nova Scotia

University of Oxford (2013)
Master of Philosophy in Anthropology
Oxford, England

St. Francis Xavier University (2010)
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (First Class Honours)
Antigonish, Nova Scotia

Fenton Law Barristers
Toronto, Ontario

Articled Clerk
Boyne Clarke LLP
Halifax, Nova Scotia

  • Criminal Lawyers’ Association (Ontario)
  • Law Society of Ontario