EXPERT WITNESS AND OPINION
Selecting the correct expert is extremely important to ensure clarity, transparency and presentation of the key facts in a manner which ensures correct decisions are made.
Elemental have not only been appointed for various disputes by legal teams but also by individual companies who want an independent view and report on aspects of their business or the strengths and / or weakness of various claims they are pursuing or intend to pursue.
We have a strong industry background and are experienced in all of the various disputes forums. We can therefore provide clarity on commercial issues so that any matter is resolved in a cost-effective and efficient manner.
We are often appointed to provide an opinion on a construction related problem or dispute, either to assist in the presentation of a claim or during the course of proceedings. The Expert Report will consider the contractual provisions and the position and evidence of both parties to any disputed matter.
Elemental are regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and their relevant Practice Statements. Elemental are Chartered Quantity Surveyors and can provide reports on all aspects of construction obligations including valuations, interpretation of the contract and the law, delay analysis, disruption, loss and expense, professional negligence and defective works.