Anthony Blasdale

Mediator, Arbitrator & Chartered Surveyor

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“Persistent … just kept going, never seemed to tire … really made us believe that a settlement could be achieved.”



Anthony Blasdale is a practising chartered surveyor, arbitrator and mediator. With over 40 years’ experience of commercial and residential property, land and development experience, his mediation work covers general commercial contract disputes, as well as claims of all kinds related to construction projects and a wide range of other property related issues. In addition to his work in his specialist field, Anthony has undertaken a number of mediation appointments for the Independent Housing Ombudsman and under a scheme for the Manchester County Court, run by the Manchester law Society.

Anthony has received over three hundred appointments from the President of the RICS as Arbitrator or Independent Expert to deal with commercial rent reviews. He has also given litigation support in complex property disputes.

Professional Background

Anthony qualified as an Associate of the RICS in 1965 and became a Fellow in 1976. A partner in Longden & Cook he founded his own practice in 1979 and became a partner in Swimer Lee Blasdale in 1985. When that practice was sold to Cardales in 1996 he remained with them and was, for two years, head of the Manchester office before joining ep2 Chartered Surveyors in 2000 as a Consultant.

Currently, he is a Consultant to HCC Solicitors, in Manchester, advising on property-related litigation and continues to act for a number of private clients. He has been a Consultant to Property Alliance Group and Excel Securities.


  • Commercial Contracts
  • Construction & Engineering
  • Personal Injury
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property
  • Trusts, Wills & Probate