Field will join from Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co in London.
His clients include infrastructure, property and transport companies as well as financial institutions.
Lindsay Morgan, Norton Rose Fulbright's head of real estate for Europe, Middle East and Asia, said: "We are seeing growing international appetite for UK real estate projects, and part of Duncan’s role will be to work with our colleagues across the globe to meet this client need.
"Duncan’s experience in working with infrastructure and transport companies, and financial institutions is a great fit with our own industry strengths and will further enhance our offering in these areas."
Field was ranked 26th in Planning’s list of top rated solicitors for 2014.