UK landlords are increasingly neglecting their housing stock, as a result the number of claims against landlords is rising rapidly and thus the demand expert witnesses. Not only do we provide RICS building surveyors, we also have specialists in a range fields on our panel. The benefit of having a niche specialist is that their report carries greater weight with the court. The reports produced will be CPR Part 35 compliant and tailored to provide the court with exactly the evidence required.

At LSUK we can provide experts in the following fields:

Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 - Section 11

Alongside our RICS building surveyors we have a team of specialists in the following areas:

  • Boilers and Heating
  • Drainage
  • Electrical
  • Lift and Elevator
  • Window and Glazing
  • Forensic Damp
  • Roofing
  • Noise
  • Cavity Wall Insulation
  • Renewable Energy
  • Fire Safety
  • Subsidence
  • Internal Defects

Environmental Protection Act 1990 - Section 79

We have a team of qualified Environmental Health Officers and other certified professionals able to verify issues which are prejudicial to health in the following areas:

  • Mould
  • Rodent infestation
  • Bed Bugs
  • Cockroach Infestation
  • Asbestos
  • Carbon Monoxide

Additional Fields of Expertise

  • HMO Enforcement
  • Commercial Property Surveys
  • Land Disputes
  • Knotweed
  • Private EPAs