CEDR Chambers is a practice group of mediators who have come together to offer the very highest standards of service to clients. Our mediators have obtained the highest levels of training in advanced mediation techniques and posess expertise in a wide variety of sectors.
The Practices of CEDR Chambers mediators are managed by a team of professionals based at the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR), managed by John Munton, who has over 25 years experience in dispute resolution.
To book a mediator please contact us by telphone on +44 (0) 20 7536 6060 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
26 mediators were found for 'CEDR Chambers'.
"A Winning combination of pragmatism and insight" Chambers & Partners Guide to the Legal Profession Heather has been mediating commercial disputes since 1995 and is a member of the CEDR Chambers Practice Group. She combines her experience from a career in the commercial world with her expertise as a qualified barrister to resolve disputes effectively in ... more
"We thought Stephen Bate was excellent … his approach was very measured, sensible and helpful" - Mediation Feedback Stephen Bate has mediated a wide range of disputes since accreditation with claim values up to £80 million. His mediation experience covers a broad range of civil disputes and he is recommended by the Legal 500 for his work as a ... more
Ronald Bradbeer is a senior mediator and facilitator with 15 years’ experience of helping clients settle their disputes through mediation. A solicitor and consultant with Eversheds LLP with over 30 years litigation experience Ronald’s expertise spans the full remit of commercial sectors ranging from nil value pro bono matters to multi million pound multi party ... more
Duncan Campbell is a commercial lawyer and Legal Adviser at the CBI (Confederation of British Industry) and a founding member of the CEDR Chambers practice group of mediators. He has many years’ experience of dispute resolution in industry both as in-house counsel and as a mediator of high-value UK and international projects in the public and private sectors. Duncan ... more
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"She settled the unsettlable" - Client Feedback "Adopts a crystal-clear approach and always has her eye on the result" - Chambers & Partners Guide to the Legal Profession - Band One Overview Eileen Carroll is one of the most senior and sought after mediators in practice today with over 20 years’ experience as a full time practitioner. ... more
Fiona Colquhoun has been a CEDR Solve Panel Mediator since 2004 and has an excellent reputation for a wide range of commercial and employment mediations, facilitations, independent reviews, investigations, and other neutral interventions. Clients have praised her versatility and unique mixture of business, corporate, ADR and coaching credentials describing her as their ... more
A partner at Stephenson Harwood and Head of Commercial Litigation, John has significant mediation experience, both as mediator and party representative. John was accredited as a mediator by CEDR in 1995 and has been mediating regularly ever since. He also sits as an arbitrator, most recently in a solicitors partnership dispute. Representation of clients in ... more
Neil was accredited by CEDR as a mediator in December 1997. He has extensive experience in mediating disputes in many different areas including: employment, partnership, shareholders, inter-business, professional negligence and probate. The amounts in dispute in these cases have ranged from relatively modest sums to many millions of pounds. He is a ... more
We have appointed Nicholas a number of times to act as mediator. We cannot fault him in this role and will be using him again.” - In-house Counsel, Major Contractor Nicholas Gould is a very experienced and highly regarded mediator. He is a dual qualified solicitor and chartered surveyor, and a specialist mediator in the construction sector. He has ... more
Andy has been a professional in the field of conflict resolution since 1999 when he joined CEDR as a Director. His mediation and facilitation practice extends well beyond that assumed of his original profession as an architect. He has particular expertise in multi-party/multi-person conflicts and conflicts where personalities have become a major obstacle to resolution. ... more
Tim is a highly experienced Mediator, accredited since 1998, who regularly receives appointments to mediate complex commercial disputes. Tim is head of the Commercial Litigation team at CMS Cameron McKenna LLP and has over 30 years experience of dispute resolution across a range of issues including corporate transactions, partnership, financial services, funds, ... more
Gregory Hunt was accredited as a mediator by CEDR in 2008 and also by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in 2001. He is a member of CEDR Solve’s in-house team of mediators and has worked on more than 50 disputes in the last three years. Gregory has also practised as an adjudicator of consumer disputes. Professional Background Gregory is ... more
Overview Alan Jacobs has been involved in dispute resolution for over 25 years and is a senior partner at the international law firm, DLA Piper. His mediation work covers a wide spectrum of topics but he is perhaps best known for his work on personal injury and clinical negligence claims. Chambers & Partners Directory to the Legal Profession recommends Alan as a ... more
Gerard Khoshnaw is a very experienced commercial mediator with a very high rate of success in helping parties reach settlement in over 100 mediations in recent years. Recognised and highly recommended by both the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, Gerard has been a Court of Appeal Panel of Mediator since 2004 and he has also been appointed to the mediator panels of ... more
Dr Karl Mackie has been working on legal/business disputes for over 30 years as a qualified barrister and pioneer in commercial dispute settlement processes. As a practising mediator for over 20 years Karl has a great wealth of experience and knowledge of how to use mediation to achieve results. His mediation and negotiation experience from his global practice covers ... more
Mark Manley has mediated more than 180 cases the vast majority of which have settled. These have mainly been media, sport, IP and contractual issues. Several have involved premiership football clubs, managers and players, actors, musicians and TV and film companies. Professional Background Mark is the Managing Director of the media and litigation firm Manleys, ... more
"It was a very complicated, lengthy mediation and he managed to get parties to agree which was a huge achievement. Highly competent." A Chartered Accountant with a Big Four (KPMG) background and direct
commercial experience in both London and the US, Graham Massie is particularly suited to the mediation of complex commercial disputes or where the ... more
One of the most experienced mediators in the field, Frances Maynard is a former Director of CEDR and former Head of Faculty (1994 – 2009). One of an elite group of highly respected non-lawyer mediators, she has practised as a Mediator for 19 years and is now seen as the leading non-lawyer woman mediator in the UK, requested by many parties (both claimant and ... more
Chris Newmark is a highly experienced mediator of UK and cross border disputes covering a very broad range of commercial disputes. He has been recommended as a leading mediator by both Chambers & Partners Guide to the Legal Profession and The Legal 500. Chris is a member of the CEDR Mediator Training Faculty and a practising arbitrator. Professional Background ... more
"His interventions were always to the point and I felt that the parties recognised and valued his obvious experience" - Mediation Feeback Recognised in Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500 as a top City litigator, Nick Pearson practiced law internationally for over 25 years in the dispute resolution field including a significant period based in Hong ... more
Joe, Former Senior Partner at Shammah Nicholls LLP, Manchester, and presently acting as a Law Firm Consultant, has been Accredited by CEDR since November 2005, was Appointed to the CEDR Solve Mediator Panel in August 2006, and the CEDR Solve Direct Panel in April 2008. Joe has Mediation expertise and experience in the following areas: Banking, Financial Services, ... more
“Impressive! She grasped key issues quickly whilst maintaining a wonderful rapport.” “She opened our eyes to solutions which would otherwise have escaped us.” “We managed to get an outcome we would never have thought possible because of your tenacity. We felt supported, understood and challenged which enabled us to move forward ... more
"By concentrating on the benefits of a commercial settlement, Patrick side swept problems" - Client Feedback Overview Patrick Sherrington has conducted close to 100 mediations in recent years related to disputes covering a wide range of fields, many of which have related to very high value claims with cross border elements. Mediations related to banking & ... more
"James was very commercial" "Got to the nub of the issues quickly"- Client Feedback James South is CEDR’s Director of Global Training and Consultancy and has been mediating public and private sector disputes for over 10 years, particularly commercial contracts and property disputes. James is known as an expert in resolving disputes between individuals ... more
"His manner with the parties was open and straight forward; he was highly intelligent and pleasant company.” - Client Feedback" Mark Summerfield’s mediation practice has developed over the past 15 years, complementing his commercial litigation practice which began 20 years ago at a large City firm. His experience varies from multi-million pound ... more
"Had no difficulty in establishing a good rapport and indeed, has a presence that instils confidence" - Client feedback Joe Tirado is partner at the international law firm Winston & Strawn and he has worked as a mediator, arbitrator, expert determinator and litigator on numerous major disputes in a wide range of industry sectors in over 40 countries. His mediation ... more