Duncan is recognised as a leader in his field by the legal directories, Duncan is a founder of Capital Law, leads the Corporate team, and is a member of the firm’s Board. Duncan is qualified as a solicitor both in England and Wales, and in Scotland, where he is a Writer to HM Signet.
A specialist in private equity and M&A, Duncan has spent over 30 years in the private equity industry. He has acted for private equity funds on their investments and issues arising in their investee companies. He co-founded a private equity fund and advises the senior leadership teams of national and international trading companies on strategic legal issues affecting their businesses, as well as acting for sellers, buyers, companies and businesses on various joint venture and sale and purchase transactions.
Duncan is qualified as a solicitor both in England and Wales, and in Scotland, where he is a Writer to Her Majesty’s Signet.
He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Chairman of The Silver Birch Foundation, and Secretary of Glamorgan County Cricket Club.
Duncan is a highly experienced Private Equity and Corporate lawyer with the rare gift of pragmatic commercialism combined with the charm of the human touch and a fine dash of humour. He understands entrepreneurs, business people and investors. His capable & highly responsive team get to the nub of an issue and deliver swift practical results for clients. He is in huge demand and still first on my Speed Dial.
David Williams, Senior Partner Dunedin Capital