Duncan is a partner in the Dispute Resolution and Litigation practice group. Duncan’s areas of expertise include property disputes, retail and commercial leasing disputes, insolvency disputes and complex commercial and contractual disputes.
Duncan has extensive experience in the area of commercial dispute resolution acting for a wide range of clients in various sectors including property, retail and commercial leasing, insolvency, franchises, petroleum and corporate.
He regularly acts for publicly listed companies, landlords and managers of shopping centres, property developers, retailers, petroleum operators, occupiers of commercial and industrial premises and other business enterprises on a variety of complex and often multifaceted legal matters.
With experience in insolvency law, Duncan also acts for and advises creditors and interested parties in relation to rights and remedies in administration, receivership, liquidation and bankruptcy.
Duncan’s recent experience includes:
05 Mar 24 - Brisbane
Holding Redlich’s Government lawyers CLE intensive returns as an in-person half-day event. Our legal panel will discuss: practical approaches to professional responsibility and legal ethics, upcoming elections and the conventions around them, recent changes to the Privacy and RTI Act, evolutions in the work from home landscape and public sector employment - repudiation versus frustration.
12 Mar 24 - Canberra
Our annual Australian Government lawyers CLE intensive returns as an in-person CLE day at the National Press Club on Tuesday 12 March, offering a range of topics and CPD core units. Our legal panel will discuss: remaking administrative decisions, fulfilling the positive duty to prevent sexual harassment and a hostile work environment, ethics for Australian Government in-house lawyers, legal professional privilege, subpoenas and summons, key trends to know in negotiating ICT contracts and creative problem solving.
13 Mar 24
We invite you to join Holding Redlich Partner, Jenny Humphris and Barrister, William Isdale as they discuss: compensation under the Native Title Act 1993; implications for Local Governments; Timber Creek and the approach to the assessment of compensation; the meaning of “just terms” and the Full Federal Court’s Yunupingu judgment and recent developments and issues for future determination.