Duncan Macfarlane
Duncan Macfarlane

Duncan Macfarlane has practiced at the bar since May 2006, specialising in contracts and building and construction disputes. Duncan has advised on many such disputes and has appeared in the NSW Court of Appeal, Supreme Court, District Court and the Local Court as well as in tribunals, arbitrations, mediations and expert determinations.

Duncan has been listed in the Doyle’s Guide to Leading Construction Barristers NSW in 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and in Doyle’s Guide to Leading Construction Barristers Australia 2016.

Duncan is an accredited mediator under the Australian National Mediator Standards and is appointed to both the Supreme and District Court mediation panels. Details of his availability and rates can be obtained from the Clerk, Simon Walker.


  • Admitted to NSW Bar: 2006
  • Admitted as a Solicitor: 2005 (NSW); 2003 (ACT)


  • 2002 – Completed Bachelor of Commerce (Banking and Finance)/Bachelor of Law (Hons)