Richard Schaverien

Full Time Mediator

Client Feedback:

“His style of ease and confidence let the parties resolve the issues without the usual volatile situations that can arise.”



Richard has been an active mediator now for nearly 25 years and is a fellow of the Civil Mediation Council. In addition to Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury mediations, Richard has used his skills and experience in an extensive range of sectors to assist parties in the resolution of their disputes.

As a member of the CEDR specialist clinical negligence panel, Richard has a wide-ranging mediation practice in assisting parties successfully finding resolution in this sector.

In addition to being the managing partner, Richard was the Head of Personal Injury and Civil Litigation in a large, high-street firm of solicitors until 2010.

Professional Background

Richard has been a full-time mediator for some years and brings a wealth of experience having previously practiced as a solicitor. Over the course of his legal career, Richard practiced in the fields of injury and professional negligence, civil & commercial litigation, assisting with both corporate and private clients. In his legal practice, Richard attended and represented numerous clients in mediations.


  • Clinical Negligence
  • Commercial
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Civil Litigation
  • Professional Negligence