James Waters concentrates his practice in representing financial institutions, multinational corporations and private equity funds in connection with structuring, negotiating and documenting domestic and international transactions and in providing general business advice to domestic and international enterprises. He has also served as a guest lecturer at SMU Dedman School of Law on NAFTA and related financial services regulations and at the University of Texas at Dallas Executive MBA Program, on international business law. Previously, Mr. Waters practiced law with a leading New York law firm, and held an executive position with a national financial institution where he managed a portfolio of debt and equity financings. He is the Administrative Partner of the Dallas office of Haynes and Boone, LLP.