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Sunday 19th January 2020

Aston James Associates - Chartered Surveyors London

0800 035 6473

Surveyors Acting As Expert Witnesses

At Aston James Associates, we have extensive experience in being called upon to be Surveyors Acting As Expert Witnesses for commercial and residential property matters

In the unfortunate circumstances where the parties to a dispute are unable to reach agreement, an Expert can be appointed, either independently or jointly, to prepare a Report with the aim of resolving the dispute prior to the contemplation of legal proceedings.

At Aston James Associates, we actively encourage mediation or other forms of alternative dispute resolution, wherever practical.

Where our expert witness services are called upon, we inspect and investigate as necessary to ascertain the facts and prepare a preliminary or final report as required. The format of our report will be governed by the courts Civil Procedure Rules (Part 35) and any Practice Directions. Additionally the Report will aim to give impartial relevant opinion as to the evidence, assist in establishing relevant facts, identify issues that may require decisions by the court and explore areas where agreement may be possible.

We are qualified to provide expert witness reporting services on the following subject areas:


Party Wall Matters



Building defects

Surveyor Negligence

Residential Property Matters

Commercial Property Matters


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