Most building disputes arise from the inadequacy of initial design, contractual advice, financial control, supervision, workmanship or materials. Expert professional advice from the outset would be the best protection against such disputes. When they do occur we can fill a crucial role and can often avoid the necessity of costly legal proceedings.
The usual methods of dealing with building disputes is by arbitration, and under these circumstances or where legal proceedings arise, our technical and contractual knowledge qualifies us as an expert witness. Our Building Surveyors may also act as the arbiter and produce a binding judgement.