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"Good at controlling the discussion so that the parties did not escalate"- Client Feedback
Languages: English - Spanish
James South is CEDR’s Director of Global Training and Consultancy and has been mediating public and private sector disputes for over 10 years, particularly commercial contracts and property disputes. James is known as an expert in resolving disputes between individuals and organisations or in disputes where there is a perceived or actual power imbalance and a difficult relationship between the parties.
James is a fluent Spanish speaker and trains in cross-cultural issues in mediation. He is also experienced in mediating cross-border and cross-cultural disputes most notably related to international development projects. In addition to his mediating experience, James combines his mediating, training and consultancy skills to provide facilitation and neutral chairman services particularly for groups, which find themselves in conflict.
A qualified lawyer in his native New Zealand James is one of the world’s most experienced dispute resolution trainers and consultants. He specialises in alternative dispute resolution process design and capacity building and has worked in many countries around the world including Bosnia Herzegovina, China, Croatia, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Greece, Spain, Pakistan, United States and Ukraine.
Updated: August 2015