Dispute Resolver Directory
Jasmine Sliger, M.A., MAPS, FAIM, CAHRI, MAICD, IACCP Cross Cultural Organisational and Counselling Psychologist, Executive Coach, Accredited Mediator PRI NMAS, Organisational Development(OD) PractitionerI work internationally on zoom and regionally if appropriate.
Jasmine has a compelling portfolio of skills and knowledge in dealing with international organisations for over 30 years. She is a multi- lingual communications specialist, cross-cultural organisational and counselling psychologist, organisational development (OD) consultant, a professional facilitator/trainer, executive coach, and accredited mediator. Much of her passion has been working with complex issues and disputes in dealing with Organisational Change, Human Resources, Learning and Development projects, international teams, and start-up organisations.
A seasoned professional mediator specialising in cross cultural or intercultural mediations that are high conflict and complex. She has worked with boards, executives, managers, supervisors, and employees to prevent and resolve problems and to build constructive relationships in the work environment. She has an advanced ability to deal with complex family issues particularly intercultural issues.
werksman haroldSydney city
Accredited specialist mediator and commercial litigator, Law Society NSW.
I have extensive experience as a commercial mediator and bring a practical, facilitative approach to finding solutions.
My experience as a solicitor acting for corporate and commercial clients has provided me with good insight into how to look for outcomes that satisfy clients interests.
Apart from my private firm and corporate legal experience, as a Reservist Legal Officer (Captain) in the Australian Army Legal Corps (AALC) I work across the broad fields of disciplinary, administrative, operations, civil and commercial law as well as dealing with legal aid requirements. I primarily assist, together with my permanent Chief Legal Officer, with legal advice, services and support to the Command and management of the Brigade on all aspects of law and the management of legal affairs and provide legal advice to members of the ADF directly. I am also engaged as a lecturer in the Law Faculty of several universities in subjects including Commercial & Estate Practice, Advocacy and Property.
Anthony Lo Surdo SC, FCIArb, FACICA, FRIAustralia, Internationally
I am an experienced exponent of all types of alternative dispute resolution and, in particular, arbitration, mediation and expert determination. I am particularly adept at navigating the intricacies of complex multi-party disputes including the determination or other resolution of such disputes using an online format.
Probity services, risk management, contract dispute resolution, training, mentoring and coaching associated with NSW Government Procurement System for Construction (13 years) and, 24 years of local construction industry experience in design, documentation, project management and contract management.
Jodie BeesonPerth, Western Australia
Jodie has been engaged on multiple high level projects including the review, development and implementation of strategic HR infrastructure, large multi-party enterprise agreement strategies, complex workplace investigations, complicated industrial relations advocacy in tribunals and other authorities, sensitive dispute, conflict and grievance resolution, negotiations with Australian trade unions and a range of employee and organisation related matters.
She has provided strategic diagnosis and advice in relation to executive remuneration, compliance obligations, risk and workplace culture and has sat on a number of consultative and advisory committees during complex negotiations and organisational reviews, audits and restructures. She is a trusted advisor at Board level and in many ‘C-Suites’ and maintains a balanced and fair view at all times.
Jodie is passionate about employee relations and always applies an empathetic and caring approach to ER / IR, mediation and advocacy work. She is proud of her craft but understands that it can be daunting for some so she uses compassion and kindness as her starting point whenever she is dealing with people.
Jodie has formal human resources qualifications and most recently graduated from the Australian Labour and Employee Relations Association’s Advocacy Course, is a certified member of the Australian Human Resources Institute and is a highly sought-after speaker at local and national Human Resources conferences.
Jodie recently updated her formal mediation qualifications at the Resolution Institute (LEADER) and has gained her full accreditation to practice as a nationally accredited Mediator in the Australian National Mediator Accreditation Standards (ANMAS).
Her achievements include invitations to be the Chairperson at the 2015 and 2016 National Human Resources Summit Australia and she has been selected for a position on the judging panel of the Australian Human Resources Awards every year since 2014.
Jane Silbereisen, Conciliate SAAdelaide Metropolitan and Regional SA
Mediation for families, civil, commercial and industrial disputes. Includes child custody, parenting arrangements and property settlements.for separated couples & families. We also provide mediation services to industry (including local government, government departments, NFP groups, business, corporates, clubs & associations). Matters can include civil, commercial, planning and other local government issues, wills and estates related disputes and disability. We also offer counselling for individuals, couples and families - including a focus on adolscents.
Currently mediating civil matters referred for ADR through the Mediation Unit of the Magistrates Court and via the University of Adelaide Law School's Mediation Information Service.
Danielle LittleBrisbane Qld
Legal practitioner experienced in resolving disputes via mediation.
I am owner of Little Legal Mediation and Principal of Little Estate Lawyers. With an increasing demand for out of court resolution of disputes, I provide mediation services to assist facilitate a resolution in a cost effective way.
I started my legal career in 1997 and my experience spans over many years working in both New South Wales and Queensland.
As a legal practitioner, I have worked in many areas of law including commercial law, personal injuries, medical negligence,land acquisition and Wills and estates. I have seen many clients over the years struggle with the thought of litigation matters proceedings to Court and believe resolution processes are essential to try and resole disputes efficiently and cost effectively.
Hanna JairethACT / NSW / VIC
Hanna offers mediation services in a range of areas, including commercial and personal. Hanna will ensure that parties feel they're in a safe environment for open and constructive discussions about sometimes difficult issues with a view to improving interpersonal communication and interaction.
Hanna is willing to travel including to rural and regional areas, and her fees are negotiable.
In addition to her mediation work of the past several years, Hanna has worked as an academic, lawyer, public servant, parliamentary inquiry secretary and journalist in a range of private and public sector positions.
Steven CastanMargaret River
Steven Castan is an experienced Barrister & nationally accredited Mediator based in Margaret River, Western Australia. Steven is also a qualified Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (FDRP. Steven facilitates non-confrontational conflict resolution across civil, commercial and family law.
Contact him to assist having your dispute resolved in a non-threatening environment with outcomes that are mutually beneficial for all parties involved.
Alison JamesAdelaide, South Australia
Alison James is the Founder of SHAW Dispute Resolution and is now a barrister at the SA Bar
SHAW Dispute Resolution is a national firm offering mediation, arbitration and workplace investigations. SHAW DR specialise in out-of-court dispute resolution. It is fast, convenient and flexible.
Alison's aim is to help clients reach an outcome quickly, which can become legally enforceable, avoiding or minimising lengthy and costly court processes.
Alison is independent, neutral and legally trained.
We help resolve all kinds of disputes whether it be an individual dispute, organisational dispute or a cross commercial matter. From family matters to business and workplace matters, we have a Mediator that you will feel comfortable and confident with that can assist you in moving forward from your dispute.
Sallie applies a blended collaborative approach to dispute resolution that deal with complex workplace issues including: interpersonal conflict, bullying and harassment, workers compensation, work health safety issues and HR policy breaches. Sallie is a strong advocate for enabling organisations build effective systems to embed a positive approach to preventing and managing conflict within a WHS framework. Sallie also delivers training in dealing with high conflict personalities and dealing effectively with emotions in the workplace through a lens of brain neuroscience.
Alastair OxbroughTasmania and nationally
I am a construction and infrastructure lawyer, now working under my own consulting firm, Oxbrough Construction Consulting Pty Ltd. For over 20 years I have worked on transactions and disputes arising on major projects in the construction and engineering, infrastructure and energy sectors, seven of which were spent in the United Kingdom.
I offer a pragmatic and cost effective approach for clients in an industry which is notoriously complex and often unduly costly. Working under my own banner enables me to provide more flexible and tailor-made solutions for optimum client service delivery.
I am admitted as a lawyer in both Australia and the UK. Memberships include The Resolution Institute, the Society of Construction Law Australia and the Building Dispute Practitioners’ Society.
I am also an accredited mediator with IAMA (now part of the Resolution Institute).
CV available on request.
Gregory Burton SC FCIArb FRISydney experienced senior counsel
Experienced Senior Counsel, mediator, arbitrator, expert determiner. auDA domain name dispute determiner.
Advocacy (trial and appellate) and specialist advice, conducting and appearing in mediations and arbitrations, auDA domain name dispute determiner (chair of 3-member panels and single-member panel), expert determiner.
Accredited/registered with statutory and private panels including NMAS, Resolution Institute Advanced Mediators Panel, Australian Disputes Centre, ACICA, CIArb, Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration.
Practice and dispute resolution areas: commercial and corporate, finance and securities, insolvency, insurance, equity, trusts, property (including IP and IT), competition law, succession, administrative law, associations and organisations, charities, employment law, contracts, torts and negligence, professional liability; personal injury (for mediations and arbitrations).