Fenn Wright are instructed on a regular basis to undertake preparing expert reports, attend planning appeals and Court in relation to fisheries and associated property.
The most frequent instruction is either to act as an independent or joint expert in the valuation of property for matrimonial purposes. Fenn Wright have, probably, the largest database of comparable evidence in the country and are, therefore, well placed to prepare these specialist valuations.
Fenn Wright have acted on behalf of the owners of Wylands International Fishery in Sussex where expert reports were required to assist with planning appeals in relation to facility buildings and other associated planning issues.
In 2012 Fenn Wright were instructed by Fish Legal to act on behalf of Derbyshire Angling Association in respect of a proposed hydro scheme on Sawley Weir on the River Trent. The case went to the County Court and the judge ruled in favour of Fish Legal and their client. Fenn Wright’s role was to assess the diminution in value in relation to the proposed hydroelectric scheme.