24 Aug 2017
Five Mediators expand CEDR UK Panel
CEDR, the leading UK and Europe independent mediation service has formally announced an intake of mediators. The CEDR UK panel, recognised as containing many of the most experienced mediators available in the UK and internationally, continues to grow with the addition of five new members.
The increase reflects the growing demand for experience and diverse commercial mediators and the expansion of CEDR’s mediation services. The new members of the panel, who have all had to undergo a rigorous selection process, are:
- Professor Gus Baker, of Liverpool University and a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist
- Dr Stephanie Bown, former director National Clinical Assessment Service (NCAS), GP, Medico-legal specialist, Lawyer, Mediator
- Fionnuala McCredie QC, Barrister, Keating Chambers and Mediator
- John Owen, Director of Bernicia Marine Consultancy
- Edward Sibley, Founder member of CEDR, Mediator, Solicitor
The experience of the new mediators, legal and non-legal, covers a broad array of specialisms including: Clinical Negligence, Medication, Construction & Engineering, Professional Negligence, Shipping, Neuropsychology, Higher Education and the Environment. CEDR is recognised internationally for its Mediator Skills Training and Accreditation, however only a select 120 progress to join the UK Panel.
John Munton, Director of Dispute Resolution Services at CEDR, commented, “We are proud of the quality of the existing members of the CEDR panel, who have created a high bar by which newcomers are judged. It is therefore gratifying to see new excellent mediators join us. The backgrounds in our latest intake tells the real story to clients of the innovation and professionalism available to the market.”
To find out more about the CEDR UK Panel, please visit: https://www.cedr.com/solve/panel-mediators/