The Team


With a team of over 80 professionals, you can feel reassured that you will receive high quality and bespoke advice. Below is a snapshot of our key contacts, who have a breadth of experience and knowledge.

For a full list of the professionals within the team or to find a specific person not listed below please search for them here.

Will Bonas

Will Bonas

+44 (0)191 279 9919

Will is a Partner in the Private Capital team, with many years of experience as a corporate and commercial lawyer, which he has built upon in private client work. He typically advises the owners of businesses and rural estates, high net worth individuals and family investment companies.

His main areas of expertise are providing strategic growth advice, generational succession planning and mainstream private client work, such as estate planning, wills, trusts, LPAs, and capital tax mitigation.

Will is passionate about local success, and joined WBD as a trainee solicitor. Find out more about his career journey, in his interview with the North East Times Magazine.

"Tenacious, hard working, with an eye for detail and very responsive to client concerns."