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“... highly effective in taking the heat out of a dispute and creating an atmosphere conducive to settlement.” - Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession 2011
The only full time mediator regularly mediating on both sides of the Atlantic, Mike Holland draws on a career in the international insurance and reinsurance industry that spans over four decades. Having successfully established and run his own business for over 25 years, he brings unique commercial skills to his dispute resolution practice which now extends well beyond his original insurance industry roots.
Mike has participated in over 600 mediations in the USA and UK since 1989. Amounts in dispute have ranged from those lacking any monetary interest to those involving sums in excess of £2 billion (US $3 billion). He recently conducted the first mediation to take place in Uruguay.
Mike was a Broker, Claims Manager and Underwriter in the Lloyd’s Market from 1966 to 1984. He founded his own company consulting, claims and litigation management company, Elliston, in 1984 which he sold ISO in 2000. During his insurance industry career Mike has acted for insurers, insured’s and brokers in matters such as film finance, pollution, personal injury, energy, property damage, products liability, professional liability. He has also consulted on mergers, acquisitions and general insurance and regulatory issues.
Updated: October 2015