Expert Witness Services


We provide expert witness services to clients and their legal advisors who require specialist reports and opinions upon building defects, unsatisfactory work by contractors, housing disrepair issues.

In delivering the services we follow the Civil Procedure Rules, codes of best practice, including RICS' mandatory practice statement - Surveyors acting as expert witnesses.

As a company of Chartered Surveyors we have extensive experience of preparing expert reports. If you think you might need our expert witness services undertaking and want to discuss it further, please contact us in the office on 0800 019 8980 or 0161 445 3771

  • Insurance Loss Assessment

    If you have suffered loss or damage to your home or place of work for which you are insured then you will inevitably have to make a claim under that policy. Making insurance claims can be stressful and we at USL are qualified to support you at any time during your claim and will deal with your insurers and their loss adjustors on your behalf. As Chartered Building Surveyors our fees are paid by your insurer under your policy. Learn More
  • Other Surveying Services

    As a professional practice USL can support clients across a broad range of sectors and with a wide range of property issues. While we cannot record all our services within the website please contact us to discuss your requirements on 0800 019 8980 or 0161 445 3771. If we cannot help, we are more than willing to send you in the right direction! Learn More
  • Party Wall Surveyors & Boundary Advice

    The party-wall act can somtimes be confusing. Most building operations on or close to boundaries will need an Award under the Act, unless the building Owner (carrying out the work) and adjoining Owner (neighbour) are happy to agree between themselves, with a record of the agreement. As experts we have extensive experience in dealing with party wall matters and if you think you might have a party wall matter please contact us for a free no obligation consultation on 0800 019 8980 or 0161 445 3771. Learn More
  • Surveys & Reports

    Make your property transaction or purchase with peace of mind by using one of our expert chartered surveyors to undertake a survey for you. We have extensive experience studying and analysing buildings with all members of staff who prepare reports being Chartered Building Surveyors with over 15 years’ experience in surveying domestic properties. Learn More