Duncan acts for private equity funds and startup management teams on a wide range international corporate work.
He's a highly commercial adviser with direct industry experience. Duncan formerly held inhouse roles as general counsel and principal (private equity) for Citigroup Capital UK, and sole legal counsel at Credit Suisse.
Duncan's corporate work includes M&A, joint ventures, management buy-outs and buy-ins, and exits for companies and individuals. Clients say they value his hand-on, straightforward approach.
|Since 2016||Partner, Taylor Wessing|
|2008 - 2016||Partner, Olswang|
|2007 - 2008||General Counsel and Principal, Citigroup Capital UK|
|2004 - 2006||Partner, Olswang|
|1997 - 2004||Senior Associate then Partner, Pinsent Masons|
|1992 - 1997||Associate, Lawrence Graham|
|1991 - 1992||Sole legal counsel, Credit Suisse|
|1989 - 1991||Associate, Blyth Dutton|
|1987 - 1989||Trainee, Withers Crossman Block|
|1989||Admitted as a lawyer, England, Wales|
|1986||Professional: Law Society Finals, College of Law|
|1985||LLB Law, Queen Mary's College, University of London|