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

  • “Incredible mind which enables her to get to the bottom of any issue; she is everything you would want in a mediator”
  • “Not afraid to depart from the conventional practice”
  • “Has incredible patience and resolve, as well as an engaging and constructive manner which can help difficult parties to move more quickly towards resolution.”
  • “Earns particular praise for the energy she brings to mediations, with one solicitor noting “she settled the unsettleable.”
  • “Highly experienced, accessible and collaborative”

Clients

  • “It is I who should be thanking you. You had a lot to live up to as a co-founder of CEDR and you did that and more. It was inspirational for all of us to see you at work – and I don’t say that lightly.”
    Solicitor, Employment Case
  • “I have limitless appreciation for the job that you did as a mediator in what I believe was one of the most difficult cases to settle that I have encountered in my nearly forty years of litigating civil lawsuits”
    US coverage counsel
  • “I am emailing to tell you how much I appreciate the truly extraordinary job you did for all of us. Your quick grasp of the issues in our case and interpersonal dynamics involved, as well as your own force of personality, were crucial to the success of the mediation.”
    Associate, Los Angeles Law Firm
  • “Thank you. And thank you for your very adept and non-judgmental way of bringing the parties to a deal. For a few moments in the middle of the afternoon, I had thought that we weren't going to get there. Well done.”
    Partner, Banking Case
  • “A very big thank you for your skill, patience and perseverance. We certainly wouldn't have got there without you.”
    Partner, Pension 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.