Dispute Resolver Directory
Admitted SA 1968, also NSW, VIC and NT. Arbitrator, mediator, and litigator in construction and engineering disputes over 20 years. Past Chairman SA Chapter IAMA. LEADR, Law Society ADR Committee member. Numerous published articles, including computerisation, evidence, litigation support, tendering, variations, mediation and arbitration. Many Australian and overseas speaking engagements. Honorary Solicitor Gymnastics (SA).
Denis StolleryAdelaide South Australia
Do you find yourself in debt | has debt put a strain on you | Is debt affecting your life and business
My Mediation would like to assist you, and your business to Mediate a path out of debt with the participation of your creditors
Since 1996 My Mediation has been assisting people and businesses in debt to Mediate a path out of debt so that the parties achieve a Win, Win solution.
My Mediation only practices in the Mediation of “Debt” matters.
To commence we offer a free 30-minute interview, which could be in an office, a coffee place environment, or arrange a Zoom call. In the meeting we will assess the parties situation for mediation
The My Mediation process provides the extensive experience of our Founder who has been inventing, and launching new global financial solutions, which knowledge/process assists in resolving Debt conflicts outside of the traditional constraints of the legal system
John CowenBrisbane Gold/Sunshine Coasts Toowoomba
John is a senior professional experienced in private and public sectors including law, banking and finance, interpersonal dynamics, leading teams and having been involved for over 20 years in successfully mediating disputes across these areas.
John offers over 35 years experience in corporate life, banking, finance and investment management, retail leasing, Crown Leaseholds, partnerships, succession law, estates and trusts, elder law and associated issues, human resources, mentorship, leading teams - large and small, business acquisitions, franchising, commercial and corporate negotiation,
John has provided mediation services, coaching and mentoring across a broad spectrum of legal and commercial/corporate fields and counselled numerous staff in fields of banking, finance, investment, law, superannuation, management consulting and Government (public sector) both State and Federal.
John offers mediation, coaching, mentoring and dispute resolution services across all these fields.
Amanda LyeBased on the Northern Beaches
Her legal knowledge and practical, client-focussed approach allows Amanda to resolve disputes efficiently and effectively.
Amanda offers skilled mediation, facilitation and training services Amanda brings a wealth of experience from her previous roles as a litigator and and investigator in the public, private and community sectors. She has practised in the areas of employment and industrial law, administrative law and civil litigation.
Currently working as a an HR Advisor, Investigator and Mediator for Allan Hall Business Advisors on Sydney's Northern Beaches, Amanda has broad experience in dealing with workplace and commercial disputes for a range of clients Australia wide.
Graham Morrow, Barrister & SolicitorConstruction law, adjudication, contract disputes, arbitrator
I provide contact advice, negotiate on behalf of clients and advocate in all courts, arbitrations, tribunals and before expert determiners. I prepare adjudication applications & responses
I also sit as a:
- Registered Adjudicator under the Construction Contracts Act 2004 (WA); &
- Graded Arbitrator;
and I have the ability ot determine disputes as an expert in building contract matters, due to the combination of formerly being a Quantity Surveying and building consultant and having practised as a lawyer in construction law and all related areas since 2002.
A professional mediation practice based in Geelong, Victoria.
Accredited mediator and qualified Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (FDRP).
Mediation services provided include:
- family disputes
- neighbourhood/property disputes
- workplace bullying
- personal injury/workplace injury
- restorative justice
Margaret HalsmithPerth, 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.
Dr Moira Jenkins is an experienced psychologist, mediator and trainer. She takes a very practical and evidence based approach to assisting organisations to develop systems that both prevent and manage bullying, sexual harassment and discrimination. She conducts specialized meditations in this area and has conducted numerous workshops for and on behalf of LEADR in the area of mediating bullying and harassment complaints. She has been a coach / mentor in the Conflict Coaching courses in New Zealand. Her book ‘Preventing and Managing Workplace Bullying and Harassment: An OHS approach’ has been released through Australian Academic Press, and has received rave reviews for its practical and evidence based approach to preventing and managing bullying. Moira can be contacted through her website: www.aboto.com.au
Linley CornishWorkplace conflict resolution support
I specialise working within workplaces who are experiencing challenges in building effective relationships to enhance team, organisational and personal performance. I build understanding and acceptance of diversity and the capacity of those in the workplace to utilise diversity, including cultural, ability and mental health, as an asset and opportunity.
Daan SpijerMelbourne & suburbs
Understanding in the face of conflict.
Bringing more than 45 years of experience in law, psychotherapy, IT, business and organisational management to the understanding and resolution of disputes. I have also trained, and worked for 15 years, in psychotherapy.
During the COVID-19 isolation and distancing, I can conduct mediation and family dispute resolution on-line.
I live on the Mornington Peninsula and I am available to assist you anywhere around Melbourne and its suburbs, as well as all over Victoria and Tasmania.
See more about me and what I bring to my practice at www.DSMediation.com.au
Anthony SpencerSydney, Albury / Wodonga
Business, property and family disputes mediated or conciliated.
I am a former small business owner with 25 years practise as a barrister. I have worked for and against banks, finance companies, liquidators and bankruptcy trustees. I have acted in dozens of partnership disputes. Using that experience I can work with the parties to navigate through their differences together and avoid the crippling cost of having them decided by a court.
Bev ClarkAdelaide & Modbury
Areas of Practice
- Family Law
- Collaborative Practice
- Dispute Resolution
- Personal Injury Law
Bev was admitted as a practitioner in 1987 and joined Charlie Belperio in 1992 when Belperio Clark was born.
Bev is committed to achieving the best outcomes for her clients. She understands the importance of exploring opportunities to resolve matters and works hard to ensure that her clients are supported and properly represented through the legal process.
In the early years of legal practice, Bev worked across a range of areas. Her experience in general practice enabled her to adopt a well-rounded approach to the areas of family law and personal injury law which have been her focus for some time.
Bev is a nationally accredited mediator and has a strong commitment to dispute resolution for her clients. She believes that Court should only be a last resort.
Bev was one of the first two lawyers in SA trained in Collaborative Law and is a founding and active member of the Adelaide Collaborative Practice Group and the Australian Association of Collaborative Professionals. She regularly presents on Collaborative Law and attends the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals’ conference in America each year. Bev has been involved in over 100 Collaborative cases including the first cases in SA. She now trains other Collaborative Professionals.
Bev has been a professional dog trainer in her spare time for almost 40 years. Bev also enjoys baking, travelling and spending time with her family.
- The Law Society of South Australia
- The Law Council of Australia – Family Law Section
- The International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
- The Australian Association of Collaborative Professionals
- The Resolution Institute
- Adelaide Collaborative Practice Group
- Relationships Australia Practice Group
- Australian Academy of Collaborative Practitioners (Board Member)
Danielle SearleGold Coast, Queensland
Separation which is badly handled has long-term impacts on children, both developmentally and emotionally. With the correct strategies in place, you can retain your emotional well-being and steer a positive course of action, minimising the negative outcomes on both you and your children. Danielle Searle holds a Bachelor of Science in Counselling, a Master of Childhood & Youth Studies and is a fully registered Family Dispute Resolution practitioner.
Her goal is to help parents reconnect successfully with an angst free, post separation lifestyle, so they may regain a peaceful existence and look to the future in a positive, child focused manner. We offer special rates for low income earners.
Contact her now for an appointment: Gold Coast Mediation & Separation Counselling
Belinda CrawfordSydney/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.
Natasha SmithPort Stephens, Raymond Terrace
Hello, welcome to Attitude Family Law.
Our focus is getting the issues sorted out so that you can move on with your life. That being said, we provide mediation service for Family Law issues, including parenting, property and child support.
We can offer:
- quick time frames;
- value pricing;
- experienced mediators, with a background in Family Law and Psychology; and
- peace of mind.
Contact us to discuss the issues that you are experiencing.
John Valentine PRIArb3, NMAS, AAMINZ, ANZIQSNew Zealand, Queensland
John offers a dispute resolution service through mediation, facilitation or arbitration. He understands the importance of avoiding and resolving conflict early. His listening skills, empathy, capacity to quickly grasp complex situations, along with his pragmatism and negotiation skills have enabled him to avoid engaging third parties to resolve disputes in his own businesses and he offers these attributes to his clients.
Flora is a dispute resolution professional and able to provide mediation in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. Alternative Dispute Resolution is a process conducted by an independent Practitioner to assist parties to resolve some or all of their disputes.
Flora offering assistance to create a sustainable relationship for all by collaborating all the parties to communicate the issues. Moreover, Flora is also passionate to become the cultural bridge to help parties from multicultural background to manage their conflicts.
Tony DempseySydney CBD
Experienced in resolving Landlord and Tenant disputes, Franchisor and franchisee disputes, Shareholder disputes, Partnership disputes, Intellectual Property disputes re Trademarks, Patents and Copyright breach, Builder and Principal disputes and Financial advice and investment dispute.
95% success rate in resolving the dispute.
William (Tim) Sullivan
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