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Your Expert Witness



2 Park Street

Contact Person: David Rusholme FRICS
Phone: 020 3040 8250 / 07738 642512
Fax: 020 3761 1910
Occupation: Valuers and Estate Agents


Mr. David Rusholme
Chestertons Expert Property Consultant

As an FRICS qualified Chartered Surveyor as well as a member of the Expert Witness Institute, throughout his career in property consulting Mr David Rusholme has accepted instructions on a range of cases as an expert witness. These include:

  • Disputes over professional negligence such as potential overvaluation of property
  • Potential mistakes by solicitors in conveyancing or drafting leases
  • Disputes over land development agreements
  • Matrimonial disputes where the parties need a single or joint property expert
  • Advise for tax calculations regarding land and property values, such as CGT where valuations dating back all the way to 1982 are sometimes needed
  • Surveyor representation for rent reviews or lease renewals
  • Expert appointments for surveyors or valuers under leases or land contracts
  • Probate valuations which need to be professionally prepared to avoid challenge by the tax authorities
  • Dispute arising from litigation, administration or receivership of property assets
  • The need to value property involved in fraud cases

Mr Rusholme is a well known and highly respected expert witness having appeared in Court both in England and Scotland. He has also attended several high profile mediations. David has attended court many times in civil claims, matrimonial matters and even criminal cases and has acted as a Single Joint Expert in the Family Court.