Duncan joined chambers in 1990, initially as a clerk. After serving chambers for many years, Duncan then moved to an Administration/Debt recovery role. He passed the IBC BTEC Advanced Award in Chambers Administration with distinction.
He is now Chambers Administrator and manages the smooth running of all aspects of chambers administration.
Poshteh v Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea  has re-visited the issue of whether the homelessness provisions in the Housing Act 1996 create a ‘civil right’ which engages article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights.
In LL v The Lord Chancellor  EWCA Civ 237, the Court of Appeal held the applicant entitled to HRA damages for his committal to prison by Ms. Justice Russell because her errors cumulatively amounted to “gross and obvious irregularity”.