Chartered Quantity Surveyors, construction specialists and alternative dispute practitioners
C.Featherstone Associates Ltd, trading as CF Associates Ltd, was incorporated in 2001 as a Quantity Surveying Practice specialising in commercial management, contentious claims and final accounts within construction and related industries.
The focus of the business is now primarily dispute avoidance and resolution within the Construction Industry and can include advice at all strategic stages of the construction process.
Our services - UK wide and international - cover the building, civil engineering, rail, metro, water, marine, tunnelling, power generation, process engineering and pharmaceutical industries and include:
Colin Featherstone BSc (Hons) Dip Arb FRICS FCIOB FCIArb MAE QDR(ED)
Colin graduated from Trent Polytechnic in Nottingham in 1984 with a BSc (Honours) Degree in Quantity Surveying. Since then he has gained a number of post graduate qualifications in construction and construction law, including a Post Graduate Diploma in Arbitration in 2000 from The College of Estate Management in Reading, before completing pupilage with the CIArb.
Colin has gained accreditation as an Expert Witness via several professional training organisations including:
Colin is a Qualified Dispute Resolver, accredited via the Academy of Experts – Expert Determiner – QDR(ED). He is a trained Arbitrator and practicing Arbitrator.
He has acted as party representative, assessor and adjudicator and is a member of both the JCT Home Owner and Federation of Master Builder (FMB) Adjudication Panels.
He has also undergone Mediation Training.
Dispute Avoidance & Dispute Resolution
Our consultants have a wide range of both building and civil engineering expertise and a wealth of contractual knowledge on a wide variety of standard and bespoke contracts and methods of measurement. Our services include:
For further information visit www.cf-associates.co.uk