People

Our boutique real estate firm works closely as a team to cater to our clients' unique legal needs. This collective group provides an unparalled level of professionalism and dedication.

Partner

Gordon Duncan, Partner 

Gordon has practiced law in Southwest Florida for the past 40 years. He represents banks, commercial real estate companies, and individuals in a wide array of real estate matters. He is involved in every step of his client's transactions from contract drafting to closing. He possesses wide-ranging trial experience handling litigation involving complex real property disputes. He has represented investors, developers, landlords and corporations before federal and state courts.  

  • Previous Experience

      - Public Defender, Fort Myers Public Defenders' Office

      - Associate Attorney, Alderman & Ahlbrand, P.A. 

  • Education

       - J.D., Stetson University College of Law, 1978​

       - B.A., University of Florida, 1975

  • Admissions 

      - Florida ​

Associate & Staff

Ashley Segal, Associate Attorney 

Ashley represents clients on real estate, property development, construction and corporate entities. She handles both real estate transactions and litigation. Ashley has experience representing buyers, sellers, tenants and property management companies in a variety of litigation matters. 

  • Internships 

       - Certified Legal Intern, McIntosh, Sawran & Cartaya, P.A., 2014

       - Judicial Intern, Hon. John E. Steele, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, 2013 

       - Intern, Representative Bryan Nelson, Florida House of Representatives, 2012

  • Education

       - J.D., University of Miami School of Law, 2015​

       - B.A., cum laude, University of Florida 2012 

  • Admissions 

      - Florida ​

Our Staff also includes several highly skilled paralegals:

 

Darlene Spinella 

Darlene has been working with Gordon Duncan for 17 years. Prior to working at Duncan & Associates, P.A., Darlene worked for SouthTrust Bank for 5 years as a commercial lending administrative assistant. Darlene is a highly skilled and and experienced commercial real estate paralegal.

 

Corrine Collins

Corrine is a Certified Land Closer and licensed Title Agent. She began her career working for Chicago Title Insurance Company for 10 years. Once Chicago Title Ins. Co. closed its escrow department, Corrine began working as a residential real estate paralegal. Corrine joined the firm in 2003.

 

Joyce Scarborough

Joyce is a paralegal who works primarily in our litigation department assisting with our commercial and residential legal disputes. She has been with our office since 2010. Prior to joining the Duncan & Associates team, Joyce worked as a bank litigation assistant and held several other banking positions. 

 

Eileen Williams   

Eileen handles the firm's bookkeeping. Prior to working for Duncan & Associates she spent 30 years in Public Accounting, 15 of those as an Enrolled Agent. Eileen has worked for several CPA firms in addition to owning her own accouting firm. She has been with us for 3 years.