People

David Law

Partner

Location

Manchester

Contact David

T: +44 (0)161 259 0451

E: dlaw@geraldeve.com

David is a Partner in our Manchester office specialising in providing valuation advice on a wide range of asset types for banks, property companies, funds, charities, developers and high net worth individuals as well as providing expert witness evidence.

He has over 35 years’ experience which has included the coordination and preparation of valuations on behalf of many property companies including, inter alia, Peel Holdings (including Manchester Ship Canal Company, Mersey Docks & Harbour Company and Clydeport), Asda Property Holdings, LCP, London & Associated Properties, City of Liverpool Investment Company & Tilstone.

Coordination and preparation of asset valuations nationally on behalf of funds including Hampshire County Council, Asda Pension Trust, Scottish American Investment Trust and Value & Income Trust,

Loan security valuation advice for a wide variety of lenders including Aviva, Barclays, Law Debenture Trust, Handelsbanken, HSBC, Lloyds Banking Group, Nationwide, Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander on assets including industrial estates, shopping centres, city centre offices, retail warehouse parks, port related facilities, residential and commercial development sites and a canal.

More unusual valuations have included the valuation of land assets of Airport City Manchester, the site of the former Carrington Power Station, Cammell Laird Shipyard, a wind turbine array, a quarry (for potential leisure use) in North Wales and the Bridgewater Canal.

He has also prepared asset valuations of HE/FE educational establishments including, Manchester University, Edge Hill University and Nelson & Colne College.

Independent valuation advice on options, compulsory purchase including the appointment as Expert Witness and Joint Expert in a variety of negligence and matrimonial disputes including giving evidence in the High Court in respect of an alleged fraud case involving a 50 acre development site in Manchester.