Extremely authoritative, commanding respect from all parties, but with a deft touch that clients appreciate.”
Chancery, Probate & Tax
Leslie is one of the country’s foremost chancery barristers, and accepts instructions as leading counsel in tax cases. He advises as to the operation of the tax regime in relation to property development, sale and administration of trusts and estates.
He has appeared in landmark decisions in the High Court and the Court of Appeal concerning the effect and imposition of Value Added Tax.
- 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)