Eileen Carroll QC (Hon)

Eileen Carroll QC (Hon)

Described by clients as “utterly brilliant” (Who’s Who Legal), Eileen is one of the most sought after mediators in practice today and is repeatedly praised for her energetic and direct approach. As co-Founder of CEDR, after working as a lawyer in the US, she pioneered the use of mediation in Europe.

CEDR ChambersLegal 500 - Leading Mediator 2016Chambers UK 2016 - Leading IndividualInternational Mediation: Breaking Business Deadlock

Legal Directories

  • “Has incredible patience and resolve, as well as an engaging and constructive manner which can help difficult parties to move more quickly towards resolution.”
  • “She led the most effective opening session I have ever seen.”
  • “’Hugely experienced’, she is one of the market’s most popular mediators.”
  • “Lauded by clients as proactive, tenacious and effective.”
  • “She enjoys tremendous respect in the marketplace. Numerous clients commented upon her energetic and direct approach. Others praised her ability to ‘home in on the practical aspects so that everyone is constantly aware of the commercial objective’.”

Clients

  • “Eileen was approachable, she had very clear strategies, she cut through the nonsense, she moved things along to the extent that she could. She was completely in control of the process.”
    Partner, Family Trust Case
  • “Thank you for working tirelessly to encourage the parties to settle yesterday. You did a great job and my team is very grateful to you.”
    Partner, Insurance Case
  • “Thank you very much once again for all you help yesterday. In particular, thank you for your positive attitude which helped keep the atmosphere (reasonably) relaxed when things could have fallen apart.”
    Partner, Retail case
  • “We would like to thank you for all your help and assistance yesterday in bringing the above Mediation to a satisfactory conclusion. Without your professional skills and integrity, a settlement would not have been possible and we thank you again for this.”
    Partner, Media/Entertainment Case
  • “It was complicated and she dealt with it well. Strong point was the way she dealt with personalities - interpersonal skills understood the commercial drivers.”
    Solicitor, Professional Negligence Case

All of Eileen’s work is managed through CEDR Chambers (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution). To enquire about Eileen’s availability or to book her for a mediation call Lian Pheby on +44 (0)20 7536 6024 or email lpheby@cedr.com. To contact Eileen directly, ecarroll@cedr.com+44 (0)7958 523024.