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Duncan Tringham

Partner | Bristol

"Duncan Tringham is outstanding, and great to work with. You can always rely on him to keep everyone on track and to maintain the momentum on a deal. He has an unerring ability to quickly get to the nexus of the issue, to add insight based on extensive experience, and to shift the focus from the problem to the solution."
The Legal 500, 2024

Call: 0117 472 5385 Mobile: 0797 153 5865

About Duncan

Duncan is a leading advisor on complex real estate projects and portfolio management. He is praised for delivering projects and transactions in a strategic, commercial and pragmatic way.

Duncan specialises in public/private collaborations and has supported several high profile developments from Langarth Garden Village in Cornwall to the regeneration of Blackwall Reach and Ailsa Wharf in London.

Duncan also specialises in clean energy and sustainability schemes. He is a director of a property development company set up to deliver zero carbon homes in the South West and has advised on a variety of clean energy schemes including a pioneering wind energy project, which was nominated for a national award.

He is listed as a Leading Individual in The Legal 500 (2024 edition) and Chambers & Partners (2024 edition).


  • Member of the Plymouth Area Business Council
  • Governor of the Plymouth College of Art
  • Director at PEC Homes Limited


  • Qualification(s) (university/HE): LLB; LPC; German Law Diploma
  • Languages:  French and German (Basic)

Notable work & expertise


  • “Your breadth of knowledge has been invaluable, and your calm and clear approach was exactly the right antidote to our challenges.”

    Client testimonial, Head of Sustainable Development

    The Cornwall Council

  • "His advice and service has always been excellent. He appreciates timescales and understands the full business picture. His approach is always meas...

    Client testimonial, GC

    Citrica LLP (GC of Clean Earth at the time)

  • "Duncan Tringham has been an outstanding character and member of the team. He has a particular approach to managing the client with absolute tact a...

    The Legal 500, 2024

  • "Duncan is pragmatic, professional and proactive. He is an integral part of the team delivering a very large and complex project."

    The Legal 500, 2024

  • "Duncan Tringham has been the lead partner now for a number of years and on a number of projects, all of which have been exceptional."

    The Legal 500, 2024

  • “His attention to detail was one of the key factors in developing one of the most complex terms of lease my organisation implemented to date.”

    Chambers & Partners, 2024

  • “He's articulate, clear and extraordinarily responsive.”

    Chambers & Partners, 2024

  • "Duncan Tringham is clearly developing a deep knowledge in this area, but specifically in the area of green energy solutions and approaches and the...

    The Legal 500, 2023

  • "Duncan Tringham is a key member of the team who we trust implicitly and value his advice and guidance. He is cautious and will go the extra mile t...

    The Legal 500, 2023

  • "Duncan Tringham stands out in particular. His strategic advice and collaborative measured approach was absolutely critical to concluding the deal....

    The Legal 500, 2023

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