Duncan James > Shakespeare Martineau LLP > Nottingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Shakespeare Martineau LLP
WATERFRONT HOUSE
WATERFRONT PLAZA, 35 STATION STREET
35 Station Street
NG2 3DQ
England

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner & Head of Corporate

Career

Duncan works with fast growing family businesses and entrepreneurs to ensure they are successful and to help them achieve their goals through acquisitions, funding lines and exit and succession planning.

Duncan is head of our East Midlands corporate finance team.

He has a great reputation advising on mergers and acquisitions in the mid-market, and for working with management and family business owners to grow their businesses.

Duncan has experience in various sectors, particularly in life sciences, tmt and logistics.

Duncan’s clients include major international groups, SME’s and speculative start-ups.

“I get a real buzz from helping businesses and their owners be successful and assisting them to achieve their goals.”

Duncan’s articles

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Nottingham and Derby

Shakespeare Martineau LLP takes a ‘personal approach‘ to advising its clients, which range from entrepreneurs and start-ups to charities and large businesses. The corporate practice has specialisms in the logistics, life science and healthcare sectors, and is led by Duncan James, who has a particular expertise in advising family-run businesses. Edward Wright leads the commercial and IP team, which assists with technology transfer agreements, licensing work, franchise agreements and competition issues. Roger Harcourt manages the specialist healthcare industry group.