About Us

Duncan and McConnell Solicitors are passionate about providing straightforward, sensible and expert legal advice in both criminal law and civil law areas. Our service is client driven and we strive to go beyond what is expected from any other Criminal or civil law firm whether it be in Dundee or Scotland wide.

We appear in Criminal and civil law courts and Employment and Benefit Tribunals in Dundee, and across Scotland, on a daily basis.

The firm is led by partners David Duncan and Douglas McConnell. Both partners bring a wealth of experience in contentious and non-contentious legal matters. When you deal with Duncan and McConnell Solicitors you will be able to speak to one of the partners directly and at your convenience. We strive to build up a relationship which will allow your case, whether it be criminal legal issue or a civil legal issue, to progress and be driven to a successful conclusion.

Legal Aid

We offer Criminal legal aid and Civil legal aid for those who qualify. The ability to offer both Criminal legal aid and Civil Legal aid allows us to protect the rights of the individual irrespective of their financial circumstances. We are based in Dundee however appear on behalf of Criminal and Civil Legal aid clients throughout Scotland.

We offer a no fee first consultation to advise you on your rights, and to explain how Duncan and McConnell Solicitors can provide vital help and advice.


We, at Duncan and McConnell solicitors, are committed to providing a quality criminal and civil legal service tailored to the individual case. As such we offer evening, weekend and bank holiday appointments to allow legal advice at your convenience.