Gordon Gibb has a law degree and, as Expert Witness, has assisted solicitors and clients with legal claims over a period of twenty years through the preparation of reports and illustrations for presentation to court. Gordon also has considerable experience of delivering opinion evidence in the highest court in Scotland, Court of Session, in Sheriff Courts throughout Scotland and at The Lands Tribunal in Edinburgh. He has also given evidence at Local Public Inquiries and has provided expert evidence and analysis at adjudication hearings.
In 1999 and 2009, Gordon was invited by the Faculty of Advocates to contribute to the Architects’ Legal Handbook, the principal legal textbook for architects in the UK. In January 2011, Gordon was accepted on to the RIAS Panel of Adjudicators, and in 2013 became an accredited mediator for construction disputes.
Gordon’s reports have been lodged in evidence for cases in the Court of Session, Lands Tribunal, Sheriff Courts, in English courts and in Adjudications and Mediations, and have provided the basis for presentation of expert witness evidence in court or for settlement of disputes. To date, Gordon has analysed and reported on over one hundred and fifty legal cases or construction disputes.