Gateley Hamer. Charles advises extensively on compensation and wayleave hearings and provides expert evidence relating to utility apparatus and associated rights. His work includes providing expert evidence at arbitration proceedings, hearings and tribunals and advising developers, promoters, consortia and international clients on utilities affecting largescale development within the UK. Charles is Chairman of Gateley Hamer Ltd, a Fellow of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and joint author of Electricity Wayleaves, Easements and Consents: Litigation Practice and Procedure (2007) and an accredited expert witness. Charles is a regular presenter at seminars.