Duncan works with a wide range of clients providing pragmatic and commercially focussed advice. He advises on the full range of corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, investments, arrangements between shareholders, group reorganisations and company law and compliance.

Duncan is described in Chambers and Partners (2019) as “enjoying a solid reputation for his corporate and private equity practice and offers a depth of experience in handling transactional matters and governance work.”

Recent examples of Duncan’s experience include advising:

  • retailer Pavers on its acquisition of Jones Bootmaker and Herring Shoes
  • legal technology firm Dye & Durham on its acquisition of the Stanley Davis Group
  • the shareholders of Trio Healthcare on the sale of a majority stake to Impel Healthcare
  • British Garden Centres on its acquisition of 24 garden centres from Wyevale