John Kershaw Surveyors have an experienced team of surveyors able to carry out Expert Witness Reports. We will offer professional advice.

Building Defects Disputes

Building Defects Disputes

John Kershaw Surveyors provide litigation support for plaintiff or Defendant in connection with building defects of all types in the following areas:

Building Contracts

  • Investigation of causes of and responsibility for defective work, preparation and costing of appropriate remedial proposals.
  • Preparation and costing of Schedules of Defective work.

Landlord and Tenant

  • Preparation of Reports relating to the repairing obligations of landlord or tenant.
  • Preparation of Schedules of Dilapidations at the end of commercial leases.
  • Reports for tenants of residential property where the landlord has failed to meet his obligations.

Dangerous Buildings

  • Reports on the structural condition and safety of buildings and other structures.


  • Reports in such cases as spread of dampness or dry rot from an adjoining property.