Officials

  • Claire Andrews

    ADR Official since 2013

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

  • William Underhill

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication; joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets, company law, corporate governance. Qualifications: Law degree from the London School of Economics, admitted as a Solicitor in 1984. Worked at Top 10 law firm from 1981 to 2018 (partner from 1990).

  • 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

  • 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

  • Demelza Curnow

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication Qualifications: Studied Law at the University of Bristol (LLM), University of the West of England (LPC) Anglia University (BA Hons), Umea University (Sweden), lecturer in Law University of Plymouth (PGCE), Law Society Admission 2007 (Solicitor)

  • Mark Ledger

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication; Arbitration; Complaint Review; Conciliation Qualifications: DipCIArb, FCIArd Memberships: Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

  • Alan Conroy

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication; Mediation Qualifications: Law at Inns Court, School of Law. Called to the Bar of England & Wales by the Honorable Society of the Inner Temple 2002. MBA,2004

  • Robert Dawson

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication; Mediation Qualifications: Law at Inns Court, School of Law. Called to the Bar of England & Wales by the Honorable Society of the Inner Temple 2002. MBA,2004

  • Stephen Boyd

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Mediation; Arbitration; Adjudication. Qualifications: BSc (Hons) from Surrey University in Linguistic and International Studies (Russian, Swedish and Law); Barrister, Inns of Court School of Law, 1977; CEDR accredited mediator, 2001; PG Cert in Sports Law from King’s College, London, 2001; C.T.A.P.S. (Registered Contentious Trusts and Probate Specialist), 2012; CIArb’s Diploma in International Arbitration; FCIArb … Continued

  • Nicholas Stewart QC

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication; Arbitration; Mediation Qualifications: BA Hons (Oxon), Deputy High Court Hudge (Chancery & Queen’s Bench Divisions) – QC, Memberships: Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

  • Richard Barnes

    Adjudicator

    Expertise: Adjudication, Arbitration, Construction, Expert Witness (Construction and Quantum) Qualifications: BSc(Hons) Quantity Surveying, MSc Construction Law and Dispute Resolution, Chartered Quantity Surveyor, Tutor of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and RICS Accredited Expert Witness. Memberships: Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.