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Duncan_James

Duncan James

Head of Family Business

duncan.james@shma.co.uk
0115 945 3752

Duncan heads our National Family Business team, advising family-run companies on succession planning, exit strategies, shareholder structures and business structuring and restructuring.

He advises local and regional entrepreneurs and growing businesses on a wide range of corporate, strategic and financial matters including MBOs, MBIs and business sales and purchases.

Duncan has interests in various business sectors including life sciences, logistics and energy.

His experience and relaxed manner creates confidence and adds value to all who work with him.

"We’re delighted to be at the beginning of a partnership between two teams who share the same winning spirit and focus on supporting talent to achieve their potential. Everyone here has a great sense of pride and excitement to be working with Team England – a team that, after all, reflects just how much can be achieved by a diverse and varied group of individuals all focused on one goal. We can’t wait to get started."

Joanna Thornell, Client and Markets Director, Shakespeare Martineau