Dispute Resolver Directory

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Michele Silver
Connie Juross
Bruce Turner

Legal Facilitator/Mediator/Trainer Dispute resolution; facilitation; mediation

John Sheahan
Jon Kenfield
Accountant, Arbitrator & Mediator. Melbourne.

Effective Dispute Resolution: Arbitrator, Accounting Expert, Mediator.  Full range of dispute resolution services, tailored to needs, delivered in a practical, businesslike style. 

I've managed several thousand private facilitation and mediation processes over the last 30+ years, plus a substantial number of expert determinations and arbitrations, across a very broad range of dispute types - from very small to very large.

Hugh Foxcroft QC
Melbourne, Australia

Hugh Foxcroft QC has considerable arbitration experience and practises as senior counsel in a civil practice involving appearances and paperwork relating to construction and commercial matters predominantly before arbitrators, special referees and in Supreme Courts.

During the last twenty years his practice has been principally concerned with major commercial construction and civil engineering project litigation, appearing mainly in arbitrations and special references. Hugh Foxcroft regularly appears and provides legal advice in proceedings related to major projects in Australia and overseas to principals, contractors, subcontractors and professional advisors.

Representative projects include the Pluto (WA) and Ichthys (NT) LNG projects, Lane Cove Tunnel (NSW), Crown Casino (Vic), Victorian Hospitals Cogeneration Project, Melbourne City Link, Victoria Regional Fast Rail Project, Geelong Road Widening Project, Eastlink (Vic), the Spencer Street Station Redevelopment, the Bakun Hydro-power Project (Philippines), the Stephensons Road tip Cranbourne (Brooklands Green methane escape), the Mindarie Waste Recovery Facility (WA) and the Trawalla rail crossing contribution proceedings (Vic).

Significant arbitration, construction law and adjudication cases in which Hugh Foxcroft QC has appeared include Command v Fletcher [1999] VSC 235, Boral Resources (Vic) Pty Ltd v Robak Engineering & Construction Pty Ltd [1999] 2 VR 507, Manningham City Council v Dura (Australia) Constructions [1999] 3 VR 13, Anaconda Operations v Fluor Daniel [1999] 16 BCL 230, Rejan Constructions Pty Ltd v Manningham Medical Centre Pty Ltd [2002] VSC 279, Australian Rail Track Corporation Ltd v Leighton Contractors [2003] VSC 189, HIA Insurance Services Pty Ltd v Davey (2003) 7 VR 512, BMD Major Projects Pty Ltd v Victorian Urban development Authority [2009] VSCA 221, Skilltech Consulting Services Pty Ltd v Bold Vision Pty Ltd [2013] TASSC 3, IMC Aviation Solutions Pty Ltd v Altain Khuder LLC (2013) 38 VR 303 and H Buildings v Owners Corporation [2017] VSC 802.

Hugh Foxcroft was appointed Senior Counsel (SC) in 2000, altered to Queens Counsel (QC) in 2014. He is admitted to practice in all Australian jurisdictions. As a Grade 1 arbitrator, Fellow and former National Councillor of the Institute of Arbitrators & Mediators Australia he has extensive experience in the conduct of arbitrations, including international arbitrations.

Hugh Foxcroft QC is a member of the Construction and Infrastructure Law Committee of the Law Council of Australia, Business Law Section and was a long term member of the committee of the Building Dispute Practitioners' Society, serving as President from 1995 to 1997. An accredited mediator with the Victorian Bar, Hugh Foxcroft QC has mediated many proceedings referred out to mediation by Judges in charge of the TEC List (formerly Building Cases List) in the Supreme and County Courts of Victoria.

Richard Chesterman

27 years as barrister;15 as Queen's Counsel. 14 years as judge of the Supreme Court of Qld;3 as Judge of Appeal

Fiona Susan Terry
Julian Kelly
Tamworth, New England NSW






Sarah Rey
employment termination discrimination harassment

Fair, independent, balanced and experienced describe Sarah's approach to mediating employment related disputes and grievances.

Sarah is a solicitor with 30 years experience working with organisations to put in place the best practices for dealing with conflict.

Mediation is a key tool in facilitating resolution of long standing disputes, breaking the pattern of ongoing grievance and gridlocked relationships.

Sarah works with both managers and employees to assist them in finding a sustainable solution to their unique set of issues.

Sarah is brings her insights and facilitation skills to all her mediations, which she has gained as the managing partner of highly regarded law firm consultancy Justitia, and as a director and chairperson of various bodies.

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Peter Mathie
Perth Mediation Centre

Creating Space for Agreement is central to what happens at Perth Mediation Centre.  Firmly held but opposing positions can be held in good faith.  Our job is to help participants unlock, discover and share their interests to create options for change and, to negotiate a way forward.





The Hon. Dennis Cowdroy AO, QC
Based in Sydney CBD in Legal Precinct

Former Justice of the Federal Court of Australia and Chairperson of the Australian Electoral Commission and inaugural Integrity Commissioner, ACT

Crystal Lockard
Jasmin Newman
Katy Russell
Brisbane, South East Queensland
Daemoni Bishop

Publishing Director, Lexis Nexis 2004-2012

teresa harm
Camden NSW

I provide mediation services for the not for profit sector (education, community services, health, aged care) on workplace issues and issues that arise with regard to service delivery and care.


Dispute Avoidance, Advisory and Resolution Boards. Expert witness on causes and effects of project delivery problems.



Penelope Feil
Peter Flynn

Construction/Architecture/Engineering Builder

Eric Ross-Adjie

Solicitor Practising in Areas of general Commercial Property Banking and finance, Corporations Act, Business Sales and Acquisitions Experience as a Solicitor Eric has over 25 years experience in advising and assisting clients in resolving disputes through negitation, achieving commercial settlements, arbitration and mediation. Current Positions Member Law Society Panel of Mediators and Arbitrators, Western Australia Accredited Practitioner Member of LEADR, Westerna Australia Chapter Associated Member of IAMA since 2006 Membver Law Society of Western Australia Member of Law Council of Australia Member of Australian Institute of Management

Belinda Crawford
Sydney/Parramatta/The Hills

Crawford Mediation & Arbitration offers efficient and dignified family law solutions with an Accredited Specialist in Family Law with 20 years experience.  Belinda is the Principal at Crawford Mediation & Arbitration and a former Senior Registrar and Registrar of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia.  She worked across the Sydney and Parramatta Registries of the Court for 15 years and prior to that, worked in private practice.  Belinda knows only too well the challenges and stresses associated with contested Family Law proceedings and has a passion for assisting parties to resolve their disputes with reduced cost, stress and delay.

Graeme Robinson
Sydney NSW

In the last 25 years I have filled senior executive roles on several multi billion dollar infrastructure and resource projects.

I regularly undertake roles as Arbitrator, Mediator Adjudicator for disputes in the in the Supreme Court in NSW and Qld and as Expert and in mediator roles in the High Court in London for mining disputes in Africa and the Middle East and mediate commercial and structural failure disputes in SE Asian countries conducting mediations in Singapore.  I regularly undertake dispute resolution in the Construction/ Architecture / Engineering Engineer Civil & Structural Engineering sectors and for Mine development including feasibility and   design and Project Management related issues. 

I have 40 years experience in major resource project development including scoping, feasibility stages, commercial, execution and design development, detail engineering, construction, commercial management and dispute resolution.

I have developed and completed several multi billion (>$10bn.) dollar projects in Australia, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and the Pacific rim filling senior management roles for major resource sector mining companies, owners, contractors, consultants and financial institutions, insurers and receivers.

Helen Jarvis

Family Dispute Resolution (FDR) and Workplace Mediation Services

Robert Heath QC
Australia and Asia Pacific
Greg Mahney
Dominic Pilkington

Construction Lawyer of over 20 years experience in multiple jurisdictions.

Ronald Arthur Finlay

Legal Lawyer / Barrister & Solicitor

Jim Baillie

I arbitrate, determine or facilitate the resolution of commercial disputes, particularly those involving private companies and trusts, professional services firms and not for profit organisations.  I am a very experienced business lawyer with a reputation for problem solving and getting things done to the satisfaction of all involved parties. 

Anne Moroney
Tom Stodulka

Over 1400 mediations across 4 jurisdictions with expertise in family, workplace, commercial, franchise and community disputes. Conflict coach and coach and supervisor for new and experienced mediators. Member of Justice and Defence Depts ADR panel, national accred with 5 RMABs incl IAMA, LEADR, QLS. Member Bond Uni teaching staff, QLS ADR C'ttee and QLS. Founder and convenor Qld ADR Forum. Assessor for national accreditation at Bond and UQ. Author and co-author of ADR articles.

Catherine Joseph
telephone, online and in person

I help separated parents make good decisions for their children, minimise conflict and build a respectful, communicative relationship as co-parents. I work with parents with or without legal representation at any stage of separation or legal proceeding to resolve emotional and practical disputes quickly and constructively with calm confidence and impartiality.

I am an NMAS mediator and AG registered FDRP with BA Communications and LLB.

Tania Sourdin
Kristy McLeod- Holistic Mediation Australia
Brisbane, Gold and Sunshine Coast
Barry Tozer

Advisor on construction management issues including documentation, scheduling and costs, contractual disputes and tender evaluation Assignments have included preparation and review of documents, cost estimates and reviews of claims for works as diverse as antennae, tunnels and underground structures, bridges, wharves, road and railway construction, mining infrastructure, pipelines, power stations and process plants and industrial, commercial and residential building. Clients have included contractors, subcontractors, public authorities, developers and major companies (1979-present). Member, National Committee on Construction Engineering, IEAust,(1991-present). Part-time lecturer, University of Sydney (1983-1993), UNSW (1984-1994). Previously employed as project engineer and senior estimator by John Holland Constructions Pty. Ltd. (1973 ? 1979). Prior to 1973, spent 8 years gaining construction and design experience in Australia and overseas on power station and tunnelling works. Engineer / civil Consultant Construction

Margaret Halsmith
Perth, Western Australia

Mediation and Professional Development since 1996. Margaret is an enthusiastic provider of best practice Professional Development including coaching, professional clinical supervision, debriefing and mentoring. Margaret provides very-small-group online training for new mediators, Thursday Topics, and for experienced mediators, Monday Modules. Her website at hdr.net.au has recent testimonials and details of her suite of Professional Development approaches.

Margaret came to Dispute Resolution after a career in psychology and education, including extensive experience with organisations and families and in the juvenile and adult justice systems. Among her areas of particular interest are: maximizing the effectiveness of Dispute Resolution; standards of Dispute Resolution practice; Dispute Resolution when there is entrenched conflict; the role of apology in Dispute Resolution and participants overall wellbeing, during and after Dispute Resolution.

Greg McKay
Central West NSW

Mediation, Family Dispute Resolution and Employment Relations and Legal Services within Australia.  A very experienced practitioner with 20 years of experience.

Gwen Edwards
Blue Mountains, Western Sydney
Clare Burford
Dale Morrell

Member MIE Australia, MBA (NSW)

Matthew Maxwell
Kiama, South Coast NSW

Mediation, Family Dispute Resolution (FDRP) and Conflict Resolution.

Maxwell Parker Dispute Resolution is a private dispute resolution practice; providing clients with confidential, cost-effective and timely services to resolve a wide range of disputes.

​Based in Kiama, NSW we provide Mediation, Conflict Resolution and Family Dispute services to clients throughout the South Coast, Illawarra. and Regional NSW. As a nationally accredited provider  (NMAS and FDRP) of mediation services we work Australia-wide, upon request.

​Our mediations and conflict resolution work is typically conducted face-to-face; however, we also offer web-based online meetings as well as teleconference facilities. We will often use a combination of these technologies when working with clients.

Please do not hesitate to contact us at info@maxwellparker.com.au or call Matthew Maxwell direct on 0403 436 453.

Katherine Blewitt
Cecily Zhu
Sydney, Australia
Helmut Rohde

Project manager, building researcher and architect in Antarctica, Canada, Berlin, Rome and China Currently working in NSW particularly with Aboriginal communities and housing for disasters and remote and area extreme environments

Joshua Grew
michael iacovino
melbourne metro / regional victoria

Michael is an enabler, adopting a mature, relaxed approach to his conflict resolution practice, building rapport, and utilising a transformational style that supports, empowers, and harnesses individuals’ self-efficacy and motivation in achieving durable, focused outcomes. He is a Nationally-Accredited Mediator with over 11 years’ experience in mediation and facilitation in the government and private workplace sectors.   

Michael has strong interpersonal dynamics competencies and has a demonstrated capacity to work effectively with individuals at all levels. He brings a wealth of counselling knowledge and experience gained throughout his career in the Rehabilitation Counselling sector, but more particularly through his Organisational Consulting, and EAP and Manager Assist practice, which has informed his facilitative approach to problem-solving. Michael has provided coaching services to individuals and work teams in maximising workplace effectiveness. He is a consensus, strategic leader and is currently the Chair and Deputy Chair of a number of not-for-profit organisations. He has developed and delivered professional training as well as Mentoring and Supervision services in his Board functions, over a number of years. He is the current serving President of the Australian Society of Rehabilitation Counsellors (12 years).

Michael is a Fellow Member Australian Society of Rehabilitation Counsellors(ASORC), Full member of the Australian Psychological Society, and a Professional member of the Resolution Institute.

Mediation Matters Tasmania - Annie Roberts
Online Co Mediation


Mediation Matters Tasmania operates under a Co Mediation Model with accredited mediators with varied experience in business and law.

We specialise in

Workplace Culture and Conflict Resolution 

Family Dispute Resolution 

  • Relationship Mediation
  • Parenting Matters
  • Property Matters

Elder Mediation



Juliet Behrens
Ian Chapman
Canberra & Brisbane

An accredited mediator with both legal and accounting qualifications.

John Whelan