Duncan P. Ogilvie


Assistant - Laura Perkett -

Duncan's practice focuses primarily on the acquisition, disposition, financing, development and leasing of real estate.  Duncan has assisted his clients with all types and complexities of real estate transactions, including the venture-partnering, financing, acquisition, development, leasing and ultimate disposition of shopping, office and industrial centers, the purchase and sale of companies engaged in land development and real estate transactions involving public-private partnerships.  Duncan has assisted landlords and tenants with all types of leasing transactions, including assisting regional and national retailers with their space, ground, big box, synthetic and hybrid leases.  He also represents lenders in the preparation of loan documentation primarily in connection with secured lending transactions, such as mortgage-secured acquisition, construction and development lending.  Duncan's representative clients include:  ING Clarion Development, the Bank of the Orient, Dynamic Logistics Group, Kennedy Funding, Spencer Oil Company and First Choice Building and Maintenance.  Duncan is distinguished by his ability to close deals and collaboratively managing the risks associated with transactions.

Memberships/ Associations

  • Managing Editor - Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University Law Review
  • Distinguished Alumni and Memorial Scholarship Award Winner