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.”
  • “A very skilled, smooth mediator – assertive but not aggressive and only puts real pressure on people when absolutely necessary.”
  • “Highly experienced, accessible and collaborative”

Clients

  • “I'm being absolutely candid when I say that Eileen was the best mediator I've ever encountered.”
    Partner, Family Trust Case
  • “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
  • “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
  • “Eileen was very good at preventing the other side from walking out, which was a real risk as tensions were running very high. Eileen kept the mediation on track which ultimately led to a successful outcome.”
    Partner, Retail 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.