I am a non -court dispute resolution expert where I assist lawyers and clients resolve disputes holistically, with a win/ win approach; within legal frameworks and with human considerations, such as is there trauma, high conflict, personality disorders, grief, aggression, family violence etc to manage the process and people, so as they are performing at their best, to reach resolutions- clients and lawyers are satisfied with . I accept mediation briefs as an advanced trained mediator in:
Family Law (all areas)
Personal Injury (all areas)
Wills and Estates
I am an advanced trained mediator (NMAS) specialist, FDRP and family law arbitrator. I am a certified social and emotional intelligence coach (SEIQ – ISEI). I will be a certified high performance coach in May 2020 (USA certification)
I have attended the ‘Negotiation, Leadership and How to Handle Difficult Conversations’ at Harvard Law School, Program on Negotiation, Boston, USA.
I am a Committee Member on the NSW Bar Association ADR Committee and the Chair of ADRA Student Engagement Committee.
I accept litigation briefs in Medical Negligence, Institutional Abuse. Administrative Law: Housing and Inquests.
Advanced Trained Mediator Specialist: I meet with clients for pre-mediation to understand their interests and needs and have a conference with lawyers prior to the mediation to fully understand the issues that require negotiating and human issues that need consideration and management. I assist clients workshop their opening statements for mediation to ensure it builds rapport and trust to start the mediation positively, to set the right tone for further negotiations.
- Supreme & District Courts
- Family Law Settlement Service
- Department of Communities and Justice
- Immediation (online)
Family Law – Non Court Dispute Resolution Expert: I assist clients and their lawyers reach agreements that will ‘stick’ by utilising technical (legal expertise) and human skills learned through conflict and communication training (advanced mediation, assertive skills training, body language training and Harvard Law School), life experience and social and emotional intelligence training.
Personal Injury & Inquests: Barrister and Mediator: I was employed in Specialist medical practices for 15 years, prior to law, where I attended theatre and learned the intricacies of medicine, medical culture, terminology and processes. I am briefed as a Barrister in medical negligence, institutional abuse and Inquests, where I understand the intersect between law and medicine to obtain successful outcomes. I assist lawyers and clients resolve disputes as a mediator in personal injury claims.
Administrative Law (NCAT): I represent the Land and Housing Corporation in housing disputes and inquests.
Certified Social and Emotional Intelligence Coach (SEIQ): Lawyers, Barristers & Law Firms
Leadership in Law: Harvard Law School and Diploma of Leadership and Management
Contact me at email@example.com or (02) 9336 5399.
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