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Thoughts on the CJC report on Compulsory ADR

The Civil Justice Council published a report last week on Compulsory ADR. To read more about this with commentary from our Chief Executive, Nicky Doble, please click here – IM-CompulsoryADR-Article – July 2021 The report examines: What is Compulsory ADR? Can the parties to a civil dispute be required to participate in an ADR process Continue Reading…

Jane Player joins Independent Mediators from 1 April 2021

The members of Independent Mediators are delighted to announce that Jane Player has accepted their invitation to join the team with effect from 1 April 2021. Jane was accredited as a mediator in 2001 but has been mediating as counsel since 1992. Jane’s practice fits extremely well with that of Independent Mediators covering, amongst others, Continue Reading…

Chapter written by Michel Kallipetis QC features in the Singapore Mediation Convention Reference Book published by Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution

A chapter written by Michel Kallipetis QC entitled, ‘Singapore Convention defences based on Mediator’s Misconduct: Articles 5.1 (e) & (f)’ features in the Singapore Mediation Convention Reference Book published by Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution. Michel’s article can be viewed as a pdf here – Michel Kallipetis_Article PDF_Singapore Mediation Convention Reference Book. The full book Continue Reading…

Phillip Howell-Richardson speaks at an event considering the pros and cons of mediation in investment treaty disputes.

L-R: John Whittaker, partner, Clyde & Co LLP; Paul Rose, Chair and convenor, CIArb London Branch; Phillip Howell-Richardson, Independent Mediators and Dr Tunde Ogowewo, Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College, London. Phillip Howell-Richardson was invited to speak at an event considering the pros and cons of mediation given the unique challenges of investment treaty Continue Reading…

Independent Mediators awarded Who's Who Legal Mediation Firm of the Year 2020

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