Resolving Commercial Challenges in Construction

Legally trained Chartered Quantity Surveyors who specialise in
solving complex construction and engineering challenges

40+ Years Experience

Step-by-step Resolutions

Accredited Professionals

Who we are

Welcome to Overford. Your expert team in the unravelling of contractual and construction complexities. Our founding partners have over 40 years of combined industry experience.

We’ve helped companies at all levels within the construction, rail and engineering sectors.  Whether you are a sole trader, an SME, or a multi-national contractor or developer, our team will support you. We’ll guide you through the minefield of commercial and contractual issues in construction.

What We Do

We provide a Specialist Advisory Service which offers commercial management, claims management, dispute resolution in the construction and engineering industries

Claim Strategy, Analysis
and Preparation
Dispute Avoidance Services
Mediation, Adjudication, Arbitration and Litigation Support
Insolvency Support
Expert Advice on Quantum Matters
Commercial Management
Training And Development

Our Latest Updates

Jason and Guy join Carly Thorpe, Partner at Walker Morris once again. The team take a look at some of the different forums for dispute resolution – how they work and what the advantages and disadvantages of each are. Listen to the team discussing the various methods and find out how they might affect the […]

Once you achieve practical completion under a construction contract, it is time to negotiate the “final account”. This is the total amount that will be paid for the contract and there are a number of commercial items that need agreeing before it can be settled. These final account negotiations can be the most challenging and […]

Guy and Jason join Carly Thorpe, Partner at law firm, Walker Morris. Together they take a look at ‘Smash and Grab’ (also known as true value or technical) adjudications.  What is a smash-and-grab adjudication? Why do they arise? What does the construction act say? What do contracts say and is it possible to improve the […]

How we do it

Step One

Identify the Issue

Step Two

Establish Entitlement

Step Three

Application of Entitlement to the Identified Issue

Step Four


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