Officials

  • Susan Francombe

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication; Arbitration; Mediation Qualifications: BSc(Hons), C.Eng, MICE, LLDip, PGDipAdj, FCIArb, FDBF, Barrister Memberships: Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Institution of Engineering and Technology

  • Claire Andrews

    ADR Official since 2013

    Expertise: Adjudication; Arbitration Qualifications: LLB (Hons) University of Manchester Memberships: Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

  • Chris McArdle

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Arbitration Qualifications: PhD, MBA, BSc(hons), FCIArb, FIET, CEng, MAE, QDR. I am an accredited as a Mediator by The Academy of Experts Memberships: Academy of Experts; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Institution of Engineering and Technology; Worshipful Company of Arbitrators

  • Richard Stephens

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication; Mediation Qualifications: Read Law at Cambridge (1980); Called to the Bar of England and Wales (1981); re-qualified as a solicitor (1992) Memberships: Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

  • Abigail Day

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication; Mediation Qualifications: BA (Hons) Law, Cambridge, Solicitor (now non-practising), CEDR-accredited mediator Memberships: Law Society, Civil Mediation Council, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, 2019 Committee Member, London Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Law Society President’s Panel (mediation and arbitration)

  • Tony Cole

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Arbitration Qualifications: Studied law at the University of Michigan, graduating in 2004. Member of the New York Bar since 2004 Memberships: Chartered Institute of Arbitrators