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 (2017) as “excellent to work with – very personable and commercially minded”. He is also referred to in the Legal 500 directory (2017) as “excellent for M&A and provides balanced advice”.

Recent examples of Duncan’s experience include advising:

  • Retailer Pavers on its acquisition of Jones Bootmaker and Herring Shoes
  • Motor trade operator DM Keith on its acquisition of Westgate Motors
  • YFM Private Equity on its investment in TEV, a designer and manufacturer of cooling and heating equipment
  • The shareholders of electronic display equipment manufacturer Calibre UK on its sale to Taiwanese company Coretronic Corporation