Dispute resolution

You can be confident your commercial interests are in safe hands with our team if ever a dispute situation arises. We are known for our technical knowledge, our practical experience and our thorough approach in resolving a great range of property dispute cases during the past three decades.

  • Recognised as leaders in property dispute resolution: Ours is the only technical consultancy with a world-renowned in-house KC, Nicholas Dowding. Our experts have been involved in the most significant cases of the century, including Franses v Cavendish
    at the Supreme Court.

  • Supporting you in every kind of property dispute: Clients seek our expertise on many types of dispute, including landlord and tenant issues (such as dilapidationsservice charges and contested lease renewals), light or boundary disputes, party wallsdevelopment monitoring and negligence cases.

  • Everything covered for you. We can draw on our specialist teams across every discipline. We act as expert witness for all kinds of litigation matters, and have close links with legal specialists covering the broader field.


  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Drone surveys
  • Expert witness and litigation support
  • Independent expert determination

Our team has advised on some of the biggest property cases, including:

  • S Franses Limited v The Cavendish Hotel (London) Ltd [2018] UKSC 62 (5 December 2018)
  • PGF II SA & Anor v Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Plc & Anor [2010] EWHC 1981 (TCC) (29 July 2010)
  • PGF II SA & Anor v Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Plc & Anor [2010] EWHC 1459 (TCC) (13 July 2010)
  • Twinmar Holdings Ltd v Klarius UK Ltd & Anor [2013] EWHC 944 (TCC) (19 April 2013)
  • Sunlife Europe Properties Ltd v Tiger Aspect Holdings Ltd & Anor [2013] EWHC 463 (TCC) (07 March 2013)
  • Tiger Aspect Holdings Ltd & Anor v Sunlife Europe Properties Ltd [2013] EWCA Civ 1656 (17 December 2013)