Forensic Quantity Surveying and Expert Witness

Expert Witness

Our Chartered Surveyors are able to provide Forensic Expert Witness reports and have experience of giving evidence in Court and at Tribunal. Subject areas include such matters as construction, dilapidations and professional negligence claims. Services we can provide:-

  • Acting as single, joint and court appointed expert to undertake detailed inspections and reporting in compliance with Civil Procedure Rules and RICS code of practice.
  • Present expert evidence in court and to tribunals in Adjudication and Arbitration proceedings.
  • Preparation of Scott Schedules listing defects, remedies and cost whilst allowing for replies from Respondents and Official Referees as necessary.

Quantum Experts

Thomas Sands can also be appointed to consider and report on disputes in the process of 'expert determination'. This is an alternative approach to resolving disputes where the parties agree to be bound by the findings of an impartial 3rd party following a short investigation process.

In summary Thomas Sands has a proven track record in assisting the court or tribunal to resolve disputed quantum matters resulting in savings of costs and time to all parties.