He has positioned himself as the king of proprietary estoppel in this market. ‘He is not bombastic but methodical and is an excellent cross-examiner without being ruthless or discourteous. Exceptionally reasoned and detailed.’ “
Leslie has been awarded ‘Chancery Silk of the Year’ at the Chambers Bar Awards 2019, a prestigious award recognising Leslie’s pre-eminence in his key practice areas. He is one of the Western Circuit’s leading commercial and chancery silks, who also is regularly instructed in a wide variety of Court of Protection matters involving property and affairs cases. He has a particular interest in disputes over the execution of wills and succession, the misconduct of receivers, trustees and all attorneys.
- Member of the Editorial Board of The Conveyancer and Property Lawyer
- Chancery Bar Association
- Property Bar Association
Qualifications & awards:
- MA (Oxon), Hardwicke and Jenkins Scholar of Lincolns Inn (1982)