King Wilkinson and Company


Our team consists of highly experienced chartered surveyors with full secretarial support:

Director, Robert McLarin BSc MRICS, Member of the Rating Surveyors Association : worked in London for some eight years where he qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1986. Employed with Hillier Parker initially followed by Richard Ellis before returning to in the South West, his home area, in 1990. Robert specialises in valuations, landlord & tenant negotiations, business rates appeals and general property advice. He also advises GP Practices on Medical and Health Centres regarding rent reimbursements and valuations for partnership changes.

Associate Director, Chris Sexton BSc MRICS, Member of the Rating Surveyors Association : joined the firm in November 2009 having previously worked in Exeter for King Sturge following his decision in 2002 to relocate to the South West. Prior to that he was a partner at Fuller Peiser where he was responsible for running their London Headquarters, having worked for 16 years throughout their regional office network. Chris qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1989 and has specialised in landlord & tenant negotiations and business rates advice throughout his career. He has dealt with all types of commercial property including retail, industrial, distribution, offices and specialist uses.

Consultant, David McLarin FRICS : worked with Gerald Eve and Healey & Baker in London over a period of some ten years where he specialised in business rates appeals and retail agency before moving back to Exeter in 1983 to become a Partner at King Wilkinson & Co. David has some 40 years’ experience in the profession and specialises in business rates appeals and landlord & tenant negotiations together with general property advice.