Dispute Resolver Directory
George SanosMelbourne, Australia
I am a qualified civil engineer with over 20 years of experience in contracting and client advisory for major infrastructure projects in Australia, the United Kingdom, Europe, and Asia. I commenced my career in front-end infrastructure delivery, transitioning to consultancy and eventually to client-side management and strategic advisory.
I provide support to public and private sector clients requiring strategic advice in construction disputes, procurement, commercial management, and project delivery in the civil infrastructure arena.
The service offering is backed by extensive experience in contracting and client advisory for major engineering and infrastructure undertakings in Australia, Europe, United Kingdom and Asia.
Portfolio of experience includes: transport, energy, renewables, water, aviation, structures, and building projects ranging in value from USD$3 million to USD$14 billion.
Bonnie MillerMelbourne Mediation Centre Greensborough
Bonnie Miller provides a range of specialist dispute resolution services for people in conflict, supporting them to address concerns and reach mutually agreeable solutions. She has expertises in the areas of healthcare, education, business, and family disputes.
Bonnie is a Director of Melbourne Mediation Centre (MMC) and Managing Director of The Collaboration Group (TCG).
MMC provides mediation in the areas of Family Dispute Resolution, Elder Issues, and Aged Care Disputes. Further information can be found at Melbourne Mediation Centre.
TCG provides a broad range of conflict resolution and leadership development services for workplaces. Services include, team dynamics assessment, DISC profiling, and workshop delivery. Further information can be found at The Collaboration Group.
Bonnie is also a listed panel member of the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman alternative dispute resolution providers.
Janine WilsonNewcastle, Hunter, Central Coast
Janine has been working in the area of commercial disputes for over 17 years. She has extensive experience in contractual disputes, building and construction, insolvency and professional liability. Janine became accredited as a mediator in 2014 and is focused on helping parties to explore solutions to the disputes they face in many areas of their professional and personal lives.
Linx MacphersonNSW mid north coast Coffs Harbour
Mediating in Central Australia, including remote Aboriginal communities for nine years. I lived in Alice Springs for 18 years until early 2018.
Six years as a trainer (under the national standards) for mediation accredited five day workshops in Darwin and Alice Springs and also training in remote Aboriginal communities in the NT and SA. I was also contracted as a conciliator for the NT Anti-Discrimination Commission.
In 2018 I mediated on behalf of the Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria.
Since March 2019 I have been based in Coffs Harbour on the NSW mid north coast but also travel back to Central Australia for mediation work with Aboriginal communities.
My mediation experience has included:
- Court appointed
- Friends / family
- Aboriginal communities (including about royalties, families, prisons, burials, housing, agencies
- Associations / clubs
If desired by the parties I am open to working in a co-mediator environment.
Graeme RobinsonSydney 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.
Carolyn ManningMelbourne CBD and Australia wide
- Carolyn Manning is a nationally accredited mediator and Harvard trained negotiator who understands people and organisations. She has over 15 years experience as a mediator and over 20 years experience working as a psychologist. She brings this wealth of experience to her mediation and negotiation work.
- She has worked with leading organisations across a range of sectors, including, schools, multi-national mining and car companies, financial services, state and local government, industry ombudsman schemes, health sector, industry representative bodies, aeronautical industry, indigenous organisations, retail services, IT companies, police and leading family law firms.
- Please contact Carolyn Manning to discuss mediation services and fees on (m) 0407 885 339 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Michelle MoffatSydney CentralCost Newcastle Hunter
Moffat Corporate is about people helping people through skilled , professional, effective solutions.
- Learn how to improve communication skills
- Facilitate constructive conversations
- Strategic and tactical plans for both professional and personal
- Facilitation and training for teams
- Specialise in designing training programmes
- Dispute resolution action plans
Danielle CarneyNewcastle NSW
Danielle Carney uses her understanding of the practical features of workplace conflict to take a stepped and thorough approach to workplace mediation. She has been a senior workplace relations and human resources practitioner with 20 years experience and knows what is required to support the sustainable resolution of workplace conflict.
Tara WeirWestern Sydney, Central West NSW
Cost effective, Confidential, Child Focused Family Dispute Resolution service that provides flexibility to parties in conflict offering mediation by telephone, online video conferencing and face to face. We are committed to helping separating families focus on moving forward and helping to restore communication between parents to ensure that children can develop and focus on being children. We also offer property mediation to avoid parties spending more than is needed to reach an amicable financial resolution.
Michael JF SweeneyMelbourne
Arbitration specialist in gas, energy, resources disputes; commercial and contract law; domain name disputes; competition law access disputes for pipelines and telecos; partnership disputes; sports law arbitration. Experience includes arbitration and mediation of complex multi party joint venture disputes between international corporations and domestic disputes.
Fellow Chartered Institute if Arbitrators & Chartered Arbitrator; Panel Member, WIPO Arbitration Centre; Fellow ACICA Arbitration and Mediation panels; Fellow Kuala Lumpur Arbitration Centre; American Arbitration Association; Shenzen, China Arbirtation Panel; Energy Review Board, Western Australia.
Michael is a skilled practitioner who had heard and determined many hundreds of commercial and contractual disputes. He also has deep experience in mediated outcomes both at the corporate level and at the private company and partnership levels.
Luke McGrathMacArthur and South Coast
Counselling and Coaching, Mediation and Dispute resolution services for individuals and couples dealing with relationship and family breakdowns to minimise the trauma that may impact on the participants and children involved as they look to move forward following those changes. I also provide Consulting for Businesses that are experiencing financial hardship or require financial restructuring. Additionally, I work with Business to resolve workplace disputes and implement strategies that are aligned with outcomes around delivering improvements in performance for individuals and work place situations.
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
In a safe and professional environment we offer mediation in relation to:
- Family Dispute Resolution relating to Children's matters
- Property and Financial Settlements
- Personal/family and neighbourhood disputes
- Testamentary/Probate-related disputes
- Workplace disputes between managers and employees and between staff
Our aim is to provide a service that is less costly and less stressful than going to court.
We bring people together with the purpose of reaching an agreement that is acceptable AND workable to all parties involved.
Please see www.albanymediation.com.au for further information.
Heather WilliamsRockingham, Baldivis, Mandurah
Heather, a FDR practitioner and child inclusive practitioner, provides quality mediation and child focused services using an effective, empathic approach to challenges faced by separated families. As a child consultant, Heather supports the child's adjustment to separation by carefully considering the developmental and psychological needs for parenting arrangements.
Additional services include:
- supporting children after separation support groups
- communication skills for parents post separation
- child counselling
- family therapy
Melinda BaileyCairns & Australia-wide
Northern Frontiers Mediation & Counselling Australia provides a wide range of professional services from our Cairns Head Office, as well as Australia-wide via Phone and VideoChat platforms. Specific services provided include:
- Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner services (Family Law Mediation - Australia-wide)
- Employee Assistance Programmes (EAP)
- Workplace Mediation service
- Professional Supervision services for managers and practitioners in various industries
- Relationship Counselling
- Parenting Agreement Proposal Coaching
- Property Agreement Proposal Coaching
- Domestic Violence Awareness Programme - Perpetrators
- Pre-Separation Counselling
- Post-Separation Counselling
- Individual Counselling
- Pre-Marriage Counselling
Valerie has extensive experience in navigating expatriate separations, where one or both parents are living overseas, or where cultural considerations need to be taken into account. Her understanding of the complex psychological issues associated with separation gives Valerie an insight into the personalities and dynamics in the mediation room. This enables her to deliver timely, balanced and thoughtful agreements. For more information contact email@example.com
Tania E MurdockGold Coast
Accredited Franchising Mediator - Office of Franchising Mediation Advisor
Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner
Accredited Mediator - Workplace - NMAS
Behavioural Scientist specialising in Organisational, Individual & Family - Emotional Health & Wellbeing
Educational Presenter - Franchise, Workplace, Bullying, Family & Professional Services:
Presenter at Family & Relationship Services
Australia 2017 Conference - Vicarious Trauma;
Presenter at Family Law Practitioner Association
2017 Residential - Vicarious Trauma;
Presenter at No More Harm 2018 Conference
The Effects of Chronic Stress;
Presenter at Franchising & Business
2018 Expo - Franchising Mediation Process;
Presenter & Continuous Education for Robina
Anglican Church 2017/2018
Family & Individual Emotional Health & Wellbeing;
Presenter at the National Eating Disorders &
Obesity Conference 2018 - The Link between
Emotional Health, Eating Disorders & Obesity.
Cheryl WalmsleySydney based
I have over 35 years-experience in Human Resources, Employee Relations and Learning and Development, having worked in multinational organisations within Australia, the UK and Hong Kong.
Along with various licenses and certificates, I have NMAS accreditation, a Bachelor of Business Degree (with a major in Industrial Relations) and a Master of Science degree in Organisational Psychology.
I served as the Chair of Lifeline Northern Beaches and continue to work as a crisis counsellor and mentor for Lifeline.
My last full-time role was as the Human Resources Director for a UK based construction company. I have particularly broad experience in engineering, construction and project management cultures and I have worked in unionised workplaces.
Today I freelance in mediation, counselling and coaching, conflict resolution and work performance issues.
For a more detailed resume and references, please contact me directly and l will be happy to respond to a request for more information.
Bryan Meagher SC
I am a mediator approved by the ACT Supreme Court and have been since 2009. I have since then mediated in many matters that have been or are about to be commenced in that Court. The nature of the disputes vary and include commercial cases, estate cases , personal injury and medical negligence cases and generally all types of civil litigation. I have also occasionally mediated disputes in other jurisdictions usually where lawyers in the ACT are involved I was appointed SC in 2004 and have practised in the ACT and NSW as a barrister in most types of civil litigation for many years. My chambers are Blackburn Chambers on level 12 AMP Building Hobart Place Canberra City phone 62473203; email firstname.lastname@example.org There are facilities for mediation in chambers and at present they are available at no cost.
A Chartered Accountant with more than 25 years of experience, and an accredited Business Valuation specialist and Forensic Accounting specialist. Dawna has led a wide range of matters as an independent expert witness, a consulting expert and an expert determiner. She specialises in the interpretation of complex data and financial / accounting information, and providing independent expert opinions in disputes and investigations.
Dawna has acted for purchasers, vendors, and as the independent expert determiner in dozens of post-acquisition disputes. Dawna has testified as an expert witness on behalf of corporates, governments and regulators. She has provided expert testimony in the Federal Court of Australia, the Supreme Court of Victoria, the Supreme Court of Queensland, the Supreme Court of New South Wales, the Supreme Court of Western Australia and Administrative Tribunals, as well as arbitrations in Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Dawna has worked in Canada, the United States, France and Australia, including as a Partner in ‘Big Four’ and boutique firms. Clients value her accessibility and her hands-on approach.
Dawna is recognised by Who’s Who Legal as a leading expert in Economic Consulting/Quantum of Damages, Forensic Accounting and Arbitration Expert Witnesses.
Lynora BrookeSydney NSW
Highly skilled mediator, conflict coach, facilitator, trainer, executive coach and mentor.
Specialises in workplace conflict at any level in an organisation or government.
Conducts conflict assessments, conflict management coaching, mediations, facilitated discussions, team dynamics reviews,
Facilitates team culture, communication and change workshops.
Vast experience as a leadership coach and mentor
Very experienced in working with middle and senior executives or boards.
Delivers CINERGY Conflict (Management) Coaching 4-day public and in-house training and Leader as Workplace Coach in-house training for Resolution Institute in Australia and NZ.
Website: www.redefinity.com Tel: 0417 056 619