Scott Leadbetter BSc (Hons) FRICS MCIArb, initiated James Scott Associates, following 12+ years of experience working for leading global real estate consultancies such as CBRE and financial spearheads Deloitte. 
James Scott Associates helps clients control and acquire new assets, manage their budgets, design efficiently, procure competitively and build effectively. Working with residential, commercial, industrial, healthcare, stadia clients and much more. No job is too small.
We are committed to the codes of conduct and ethical standards regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
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Our Team

Scott Leadbetter James Scott

Chartered Surveyor & Project Manager

Managing Director

Managing Director, Scott, is a Chartered Building Surveyor, a Fellow of the RICS (FRICS) and a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb). Scott is also an RICS Regulated Expert Witness and an affiliate of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists. Scott is currently undertaking a Masters in MSc Building Conservation and Adaptation.
Scott has been in the construction industry since leaving school. Over 19 years, and in that time, Scott has worked with organisations in most sectors of the industry.
Managing projects from residential alterations to project managing five-star restaurants on the likes of Marina Bay Sands (Singapore) roof top. Scott was the lead project manager / client representative for Hewlett-Packard’s 300,000sqft new Asia headquarters. He was also lead project manager for Southampton F.C. Staplewood training complex, Deutsche Bank re-stack, AstraZeneca office relocation and much more.
In addition to Scott’s years working for leading global real estate consultancies Deloitte, CBRE and Faithful+Gould, Scott also has experience working as a QS for a main contractor, Kier.
Scott has been involved in high-value expert witness claims, due diligence engagements, design / specification projects and specialises in strategic project management. Following projects through from feasibility to operation.
As a Chartered Surveyor, Scott acts with transparency, integrity and ensures the client / consultant experience is an enjoyable and honest relationship. Scott’s objective is to protect his clients from risk. He has experience working for both contractor and as a consultant so doesn’t miss a trick!
In his spare time Scott is a 4 x World Championship level IRONMAN athlete and has represented Team GB Age Group for Middle Distance triathlon and UCI Road Cycling.
Peter Leadbetter

Mechanical & Electrical Engineer

Technical Director

Technical Director, Peter is one of the founding directors at James Scott Associates. Peter is a Mechanical & Electrical Project Engineer with a wealth of experience in procurement, contractor management, value engineering and commercial management.
Peter has been a spearhead for the NHS over the past 30+ years with expertise and focus in building services integration. He has led projects in industrial, healthcare, retail, catering, hospitality, corporate real estate and has a keen eye for statuary regulations and compliance.
As an expert in Building Services, Pete has a wealth of experience in maintenance and facilities management (FM). He has a leading knowledge on HVAC systems and integration and understand client requirements and sensible solutions for creating the correct environment.
Peter supports the firms MEP design and surveying services. Driving better built-environment performance, unlocking economic, environmental and social value. Working closely with architects and property owners from the point of designing bespoke mechanical, electrical and plumbing services for the building through to post-construction.
We design mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems based on efficiencies that minimise operation costs for both new builds and refurbishment projects. On refurbishment projects, we identify energy deficiencies in mechanical, electrical and plumbing services in existing buildings and find ways to improve their overall performance.
The MEP consultancy services are an essential part of our building services consultancy.
In Peter’s spare time he makes the most of travelling and cycling, he hates a headwind. Peter is a big Blackpool fan and can be seen as a regular at Bloomfield Road.
Denise Flitcroft James Scott

Denise Flitcroft
Surveying Administrator

Surveying Administrator

Denise began her career as a registered nurse, but she quickly discovered her love for sales and account management.
With a wealth of experience in relationship building and management, Denise brings a unique perspective to James Scott associates.
In addition to her marketing qualifications, Denise has a passion for interior design and looks forward to finding creative solutions for clients.
As the first point of contact for all clients, both old and new, Denise provides excellent customer service and communication; taking pride in making sure all clients feel valued and heard.
Outside of work, Denise loves to travel with family and friends. She is also a keen runner and can often be found pounding the local streets.


James Scott Associates Regulate by RICS

Regulated by Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors is a professional body promoting and enforcing the highest international standards in the valuation, management and development of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure.

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James Scott Associates are a friendly, innovative and experienced Chartered Surveying practice based on the Fylde Coast, who specialise in building design and project management. Regulated by the RICS.

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