Why Choose Anthony

Why choose Anthony J Kay

Anthony J Kay provides a range of services to assist and support in all disputes relating to buildings and property.

With years of professional experience and specialist qualifications, Anthony J Kay is able to assist with all your building and property disputes and party wall needs. Anthony covers all areas within the East Midlands, including Sheffield, Chesterfield, Nottingham and Derby.

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    Free Initial Advice

    Anthony Kay is happy to provide you with a FREE initial consultation on any of our specialist areas.

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    Highly Qualified & Experienced

    Anthony J Kay has over 40 years of multi-disciplinary experience and specialist professional qualifications.

Professional qualifications

Over the years, Anthony has worked to gain many professional qualifications.

  • 2014
    Chartered Building Engineer (CBuildE)
  • 2014
    Fellow, The Chartered Association of Building Engineers (FCABE)
  • 2004
    Fellow, The Academy of Experts (FAE)
  • 2000
    Fellow, The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb)
  • 2000
    Postgraduate Diploma in Arbitration (PGDipArb)
  • 1993
    Fellow, The Association of Building Engineers (FBEng)
  • 1989
    Fellow, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS)
  • 1981
    Chartered Building Surveyor (ARICS)
  • 1978
    Diploma in Building Surveying (DipBS)

Over 40 years professional experience and numerous qualifications.

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    The Pyramus & Thisbe Club

    Anthony J Kay is a long-standing member of the Pyramus & Thisbe Club, which is THE leading organisation of Party Wall professionals: promoting excellence in party wall practice and freely disseminating knowledge.

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    The Worshipful Company of Arbitrators

    Anthony Kay is a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Arbitrators; a City of London livery company. He received the Freedom of the City of London in 2011.

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    The Society of Construction Law
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    The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

    Anthony J Kay has been a fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors since 1989.

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    The Chartered Association of Building Engineers

    Anthony J Kay has been a fellow of the Chartered Association of Building Engineers since 1993.

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    The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Over the years, Anthony J Kay has gained many different types of professional experience, including:

  • Analysis and diagnosis of building defects and defective building work.
  • Expert witness services relating to contract disputes (especially quality of work); defective buildings; building maintenance; boundary disputes; landlord & tenant disputes; Statutory Nuisance; professional negligence, and personal injury claims arising from buildings and building work.
  • Expert determination, Arbitration and Construction Adjudication.
  • Leading regional expert on The Pary Wall etc. Act, 1996, and amendments.
  • Scheduling and negotiation of dilapidations claims.
  • Design and specification of remedial works.
  • Contract administration, including financial administration.
  • Design and management of large-scale repair and refurbishment projects.
  • On-site supervision of building works.
  • Whole and partial building surveys.
  • Condition surveys of residential and commercial property portfolios.
  • Building types include residential, small and medium-scale industrial, and commercial premises (including licences and liesure), in the public, voluntary and private sectors.
PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Anthony J Kay is currently the Principal of his own company but has had many other professional positions before this, including:

  • 2014-2016
    Director

    Tattersall Property Consultants Ltd, Sheffield.

  • 1995-2014
    Partner

    Lawrence Tattersall Chartered Surveyors, Sheffield.

  • 1992-1995
    Principle

    Kay & Co, Sheffield.

  • 1990-1992
    Principal Associates

    HSB Partnership, Leeds and Sheffield.

  • 1982-1990
    Chartered Building Surveyor/ Associate

    Hogben Smith Barritt, Manchester and Sheffield.

  • 1979-1982
    Improvement Officer

    Bolton MBC.

  • 1978-1979
    Improvement Assistant

    Central Lancashire New Town Development Corporation

PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTION ACTIVITY
  • 2002-2006

    RICS, Professional Conduct Panel, London.

  • 1991-2005

    RICS, Building Surveyors, Assessment of Professional Competence: Chairman of Assessors Panels, Manchester, Coventry, Harrogate.

  • 1989

    RICS, Building Surveyors, Chairman, Yorkshire Branch.

  • 1988

    RICS, Building Surveyors, TPC Joint Chairman of Assessors