“The mediator had an excellent grasp of the situation. He was personable, easy to talk to, he created a relaxed atmosphere for everybody.”
Laurence Cobb has sat as mediator in a large number and variety of disputes and has also attended many mediations over the years as a party representative. As a mediator, Laurence has experience in disputes relating to the construction and engineering sector, real estate sector, commercial contracts, company and shareholder disagreements, insolvency, international disputes, professional negligence, probate and estate disputes and the retail sector. He has also sat as mediator in a large number of education sector disputes.
Laurence has specialised in construction and engineering law since 1986 and has over 30 years of advocacy experience and in excess of 25 years’ experience in contract management in the field of construction law, commercial disputes and professional negligence. He was on the executive board at Taylor Wessing and was responsible for the management and delivery of the last office move and running an international office.. He retired from Taylor Wessing LLP in March 2019 to focus on his mediation practice via Dove Professional Services Ltd.