William Hanbury

  • Mediator
  • Public Access


Versatile property practitioner with particular experience of boundaries and easements, landlord and tenant including business lease renewals and cases involving local authority powers and duties with extensive experience at all levels of the courts and tribunal system.  Practising principally in Leeds for most of my career I have a wide variety of public and private sector clients. 


Boundaries and easements, town and village greens and highways related problems, solicitor's negligence arising from property transactions and landlord and tenant, especially  business lease renewal and 1954 Act problems. 

Directory Recommendations

Recommended in current editions of Legal 500 as  ‘Provides accurate advice and inspires clients’ confidence. ’ Also recommended in Chambers Directory.


French and some German.

Qualifications, Appointments

Part time Judge of the First and Upper Tribunals.


Boundary Disputes - A Practical Guide-2nd Edition published by the Law Society in 2017

Defective Premises - Law and Practice Sweet and Maxwell 2008