Charlie heads the surveyor professional risk team in Bristol. He specialises in defending claims against surveyors and valuers in particular, advising various London Market insurers and a number of top 10 London headquartered national and international Property Consultants and large national valuation practices on claims and risk.
Charlie and his team are used to advising in relation to claims involving substantial commercial and residential overvaluations (including residential, residential development sites, industrial warehouses, hotels, property portfolios and agricultural land), property management (e.g. advising as to the alleged mis-management of large London residential and commercial property portfolios, service charge issues, missed lease break clauses and tenants' referencing claims), leasehold enfranchisement, planning and development, auctioneering and building surveyor omissions as well as policy coverage and fraud. Claims vary from multi-million pounds down to lower value matters.
Charlie Bending "...provides outstanding quality of service...he focuses on solution and settlement in a pragmatic way that reflects the real objectives of his clients. ...he has excellent analytical and communication skills." Claims partner at global property consultant.