Career & Experience

Duncan is a Partner in the corporate team advising  on M&A, investments, JVs and delivering exit and/or succession plans including by way of management buy-out. Duncan has particular experience of deals in the Energy and Developer sectors.  He regularly acts on transactions with an international element, in particular with European, US and Canadian counter-parties.

Duncan is driven by building long term relationships with clients to help them achieve their ultimate aspirations, frequently working with other advisers to create the client’s desired transaction. His collaborative approach  ensures the best deal for the client is delivered in a cost effective way within the appropriate timescale.

Outside of the office Duncan is Chairman of Exeter Racecourse and when not spending time with his family enjoys playing golf and cricket.

Accolades

  • Ranked as leader in his field in Chambers and Legal 500

Career & Experience

Duncan is a Partner in the corporate team advising  on M&A, investments, JVs and delivering exit and/or succession plans including by way of management buy-out. Duncan has particular experience of deals in the Energy and Developer sectors.  He regularly acts on transactions with an international element, in particular with European, US and Canadian counter-parties.

Duncan is driven by building long term relationships with clients to help them achieve their ultimate aspirations, frequently working with other advisers to create the client’s desired transaction. His collaborative approach  ensures the best deal for the client is delivered in a cost effective way within the appropriate timescale.

Outside of the office Duncan is Chairman of Exeter Racecourse and when not spending time with his family enjoys playing golf and cricket.

Accolades

  • Ranked as leader in his field in Chambers and Legal 500

Expertise

  • Acquisitions
  • Disposals
  • Joint ventures
  • Investment

Testimonials

Don't just take our word for it

“typifies the group with his responsiveness and high quality advice”

Legal500 2019

“very commercial pragmatic style” and “calm and excellent communicator”

Chambers UK 2019