The Civil Justice Council fly the flag for mediation in their latest report

Hasan SadikAlternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Mediation

An interim report about the use of ADR – and specifically mediation – has recently been published by the Civil Justice Council (CJC). The Council are looking to review the current use, and make recommendations for the future role of ADR in civil justice. In doing so they are further strengthening the case for mediation being the front runner of … Read More

Online mediation is on the rise but what is making it so popular?

Hasan SadikAlternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Mediation

online mediation

Online mediation is becoming a real powerhouse for ADR in low cost cases. But why? In this digital age, it’s no surprise that more traditional processes – like those relating to court proceedings – are moving into a digital format. For some that may feel uncomfortable. But no matter how uncomfortable, it is inevitable. Mediation is moving with the times … Read More

The Benefits of Mediation

Hasan SadikAlternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Mediation

Benefits of Mediation

Mediation is a powerful method of dispute resolution and the benefits are plentiful. It offers both practical and interpersonal advantages that are often overlooked or ignored in legal proceedings. The benefits of mediation are often greater, even in comparison to other forms of dispute resolution. While mediation cannot guarantee specific results, evidence and trends in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) suggest … Read More