Expert Witness – Dispute Over Quality of Works

Dispute Over Quality of Works

Project Overview

CM Services Used:

Expert Witness

Client: Confidential Joint Instruction

Location: East London modern property

Project Break Down

Challenge: A dispute had arisen between the Landlord and tenant of the flat relating to the works completed to a tenants balcony, and required an impartial ‘Joint Expert’ to assess the items of disrepair claimed and provide a report commenting on the items specifically highlighted. It was essential that the appointed expert has good understanding of modern building material and regulations works should meet

Solution: One of our experienced RICS Chartered Building Surveyors was appointed to act for both parties as an impartial third party expert and following assessment of the legal paperwork, carried out an inspection of the premises. Comparing our findings to the current building practice guidelines and legal requirements we were provide a CPR compliant report reflecting responses to each point and issue raised for use by the court. Our thorough and practical approach enabled us to successfully complete the inspection and provide a fully impartial assessment of disputed works quality, assisting in resolving matters.


Alexandra Redmond MRICS

Alexandra Redmond MRICS


Phone: 07983 959 074


Alexandra initially joined Cardoe Martin straight from University in 2010 and returned for her second stint in 2018 from CBRE, where she specialised in Technical Due Diligence commercial building surveys and the delivery of major construction projects.

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