Dispute Resolver Directory

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Dale Bagshaw

37 years as a mediation educator and trainer and as a mediator of disputes involving a wide range of clients and issues. I am now an internationally certified Elder Mediator,  President of the Elder Mediation Australasian Network and  training mediators to mediate disputes involving older people - see www.elder-mediation.com.au

Alicia Hill
Melbourne, Victoria

Assisting parties mediate, arbitrate, facilitte, conciliate or resolve commercial disputes across Australia.

Gideon Rathner

20 years experience covering corporate insolvency, business investigations and reviews, business valuations, business purchases and sales, informal workouts, litigation support and expert witness and mediation. As an Insolvency Practitioner, I am often required to review records and other material to determine an outcome for various stakeholders, including employees, creditors, shareholders and directors. As an Insolvency Practitioner, I am frequently involved in managing distressed businesses, legal actions and disputes.

John Southalan

Mediator based in Perth, focussing on commercial dispute resolution.

Certified and experienced in online mediations, having conducted these across various countries.

Also has (part-time) role as Independent Examiner with the Australian National Contact Point, regarding compliance and complaints under the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises. As a result, cannot accept any mediation engagement involving the OECD Guidelines.

Graham Fountain
John Paul Bartley

Masters Degree Mediation and Conflict Resolution, Grad Cert Employment Law. Accountant in Public Practice;Institute of Public Accountants, Australian NZ Insurance and Investments Institute,Institute of Company Directors Facilitator for HIA, ARA,.

Philip Crawford
Amanda Thackray
Perth and online anywhere

Amanda is a family law barrister and mediator providing dispute resolution services (including gender-balanced co-mediation) for separating couples or parents who want more than just an agreement.  Extensive pre-mediation coaching is provided to ensure participants are well prepared for the mediation and to better manage their own disputes in future.

Amanda is joined by Luke White for co-mediation services.  Luke has a background working FIFO and expat in mining and oil and gas before training as a mediator.  Their focus is on resolving disputes in the most efficient, practical and amicable way possible, while also actively teaching participants skills for resolving any future disagreements.

Although Amanda does not provide legal advice when acting as a mediator, her experience enables her to assist you to draft any written agreements you reach during the mediation process.

Amanda is recognised as a recommended barrister in Doyle's Guide.


Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

Kellie Edwards
Sydney CBD

Kellie is a Barrister based in Sydney.  A large proportion of her practice is in the various employment and discrimination jurisdictions. She also accepts briefs in administrative, trade practices, common law, and restraints of trade cases. She is a qualified arbitrator and mediator and has advised and appeared in coronial inquiries. Prior to becoming a barrister, Kellie dabbled with the idea of becoming an architect and gained an Honours degree in Communications.

As a solicitor, Kellie was an Associate at Dibbs Barker Gosling (now Dibbs Barker), and specialised in employment and discrimination law. From 1997 until 2003, Kellie was a member of the NSW Administrative Decisions Tribunal, sitting in the Equal Opportunity Division.

Before she was a lawyer, Kellie worked in both private enterprise, the community sector and government, the latter including the NSW Office of Youth Affairs, the NSW Department of Industrial Relations and the NSW Board of Vocational Education and Training. She also ran her own consulting company providing services to private enterprise, government and the community sector. As a result Kellie is able to assist clients to get the most out of her advice by making sure she understands each client’s particular circumstances. She continues to guest lecture in law at the University of Technology, Sydney, having previously lectured in the Communications faculty in social and political theory

Kellie applies her keen logic to every argument, and works towards the best resolution of legal issues for solicitors and their clients. Working closely with her clients, Kellie identifies their goals and desired outcomes. In this way, she is able to clearly communicate to them the extent to which the law can help.

Kellie actively organises and participates in Greenway’s CPD/CLE program. She is also regularly asked to present papers and seminars.

Jeremy Twigg QC
Dominic McLoughlin

Dominic has successfully resolved numerous disputes through mediation, facilitation and negotiation, including helping people find creative solutions. An experienced and commercially focused senior leadership consultant with over 20 years’ experience in Leadership, Human Resources and Strategic Management fields.

Rosemary Dupont

Spent nearly 20 years working as a social worker. Have run my own company for the past sixteen years and have grown it into a successful business. I am a hands on consultant and work over various fields in the HR consultancy area. I undertake private and government referred mediations and for nearly seven years was empanelled by the NSW Workers Compensation Commission as a Conciliator and Arbitrator. I have also undertaken mediations overseas on behalf of the Australian Government. Have extensive experience as a trainer both in Australia and overseas. Provided consultancy services delivering training in conflict resolution and human rights in Indonesia for three years. I am currently on the ACT Supreme Court panel of mediators. I have delivered lectures and participated in workshops at various universities in the area of dispute resolution. My mediation expertise is mainly in industrial relations, workplace disputes, workers compensation, commercial and family/relationships. I have been a member of IAMA since 1995 and have serviced on the ACT Chapter and on several national committees.

Aileen Stewart
Sydney, NSW

With over 20 years’ industry experience, I am a passionate advocate for retirement living and strongly believes in the benefits that well-run retirement communities can provide to older Australians.

I began my career in retirement living over 20 years ago and has worked for both private and listed organisations having held senior management positions.  I have extensive operational experience gained through managing large portfolios across Australia and is adept at facilitating discussions between parties.  

I offer mediation services to both operators and residents who reside in all types of senior living accommodation.

Fiona Susan Terry
Kylie Holyland
Marc Jaku

Marc Jaku is a solicitor specialising in dispute resolution, particularly in the fields of planning and environment, building and development, local government and administrative law.

As a mediator, Marc applies his skills and experience to assist parties to make wise decisions for themselves, which are in their best interests.

Marc has broad experience dealing with disputes that arise in relation to development, including neighbour disputes.

Christopher Bath

Executive Officer - Suncorp Group Employee Council Role involves internal dispute resolution through support, advocacy and mediation.

David Bryson
The Hon Neil Brown QC

40 years experience in virtually every area of the law, including as Queens Counsel (1980) government, including Minister in Employment, Communications and Attorney-General's portfolios and subsequently in arbitration and mediation. He is: * a Grade 2 arbitrator and mediator accredited by The Institute of Arbitrators and Mediators Australia; * a Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and Chartered Arbitrator; * an accredited Mediator with the Victorian Bar Dispute Resolution Scheme; * a Member of the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration Limited; * has taken part in virtually every type of ADR. He is a member of: (a) the Panel of Conciliators at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID); (b) the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Arbitration and Mediation Center's List of Neutrals and the Center's Domain Name Panel; and (c) the panels of the National Arbitration Forum (NAF)(USA), Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre For Arbitration and the Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre (Hong Kong), for domain name disputes. He has conducted two inquiries for the Australian Government: (a) an inquiry into the longstanding claims of a 'whistleblower' against a bank, where all parties accepted Mr Brown's recommendations; (b) as Chairman of the Consultative Group on Constitutional Change on proposals to reform the Australian Constitution. He has recently conducted successful mediations in building and electrical engineering disputes and has a lengthy interest in the building industry, stemming from appearing in a government inquiry and many industrial relations cases in the industry. He conducts proceedings on domain name disputes for WIPO, NAF and KLRCA. Mr Brown now works in mediation, arbitration and the conduct of inquiries in many fields, notably intellectual property, construction, commercial and communications. (b) the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Arbitration and Mediation Center's List of Neutrals and the Center's Domain Name Panel. -3- He has conducted two inquiries for the Australian Government: (a) an inquiry into the longstanding claims of a ' whistleblower 'against a bank, where all parties accepted Mr Brown's recommendations; (b) as Chairman of the Consultative Group on Constitutional Change on proposals to reform the Australian Constitution. He recently conducted a successful mediation in a building dispute in Sydney and has a lengthy interest in the building industry, stemming from appearing in a government inquiry and many industrial relations cases in the industry. He conducts proceedings on domain name disputes for WIPO. Mr Brown now works in mediation, arbitration and the conduct of inquiries in many fields, notably intellectual property, commercial and communications.

Ian Coleman SC
Sandy Policansky

Healthcare Senior Rehabilitation Consultant Social Worker

Dr Danielle Bozin
Brisbane and Australia wide

Danielle is a PhD qualified, nationally accredited mediator who is passionate about resolving conflict and working with clients to achieve long-term solutions. Her sensitive and calm approach supports clients to work through challenging situations with dignity, whilst empowering them to engage in interest-based negotiations with a focus on achieving creative agreements based on understanding and respect.

With a Law and Business Communications background Danielle can provide bespoke alternative dispute resolution utilising both mediation and design thinking processes.

Danielle is a Senior Lecturer and researcher at Queensland University of Technology School of Law. She has over 15 years’ experience teaching Corporate Law, Family Law and Dispute Resolution. Danielle’s research is primarily concerned with examining the law’s effect on the mental and emotional health of those navigating the legal system. She is interested in exploring ways to lessen the impact of the anti-therapeutic outcomes produced by the law and legal processes using alternative dispute resolution mechanisms.

Danielle is Brisbane based but can travel to clients and conduct online mediation. To discuss her mediation and conflict resolution services, please contact her on 0424021858 or daniellebozin@outlook.com

Helen Poropat

Customer Service Customer Liaison & Response Manager

Lawrence Fong
William (Tim) Sullivan

Construction Contract Administration and Representation Prolongation, Acceleration and Time Extension Claims Breach, Variation and Latent Condition Claims  Quantification of Claims and Damages  Contract and Quality Assurance Documentation, Pre and Post contract Review Management of Disputes and Dispute Avoidance Dispute Resolution - Submissions, Arbitration, References, Expert Determination, Mediation, Negotiation, Adjudication Conduct of Multi Party and Complex Arbitrations, References and Mediations Contract Risk Review and Analysis

Zandy Fell
Daan Spijer
Melbourne & 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 

Sarah M Blake
Perth Western Australia

Sarah M Blake, Conflict Strategist reshaping the way leaders view conflict. 

As a multi-award winning mediator, Sarah is progressing innovative solutions to complex conflict problems that emerge for industry leaders and decision-makers. 

Sarah describes herself as a peacemaker; with a calm and confident leadership style she helps clients navigate complex decision-making during times of conflict, change and competing interests.

Her vision is to building a world where leaders see conflict as essential to innovation, change and peaceful resolution in business, cross border and cross-cultural contexts. 

Through a structured multidisciplinary approach to case management, Sarah helps leaders develop the capacity to respond to conflict in a way that aligns culture, values and economic realities. 

Her work has resulted in organisations and leaders increased capacity to strengthen relationships and maximise profitable business outcomes. Her Conflict Intervention and Leadership Development services have meant clients now see conflict as opportunities for innovation and change, thus reducing the cost of the fight. Her work as also helped her clients to engage more effectively with stakeholders and increasing buy-in and stability in complex community and multiparty environments. 

Sarah provides high level advice to Federal, State and International parties on conflict and dispute resolution. She was recently recognised for her contribution to international community peace-making and her unique approach to conflict has enabled her to help reduce community violence, increase collaborative partnership and facilitate cultural change. 



Juliet Behrens
Paul Tomaszewski

Mediation, Conciliation, Facilitation, Problem-solving, Management Consulting and Coaching

I am a full time professional consultant in the health and human services industry with extensive experience in mental health, disability and government sectors. I provide mediation, strategic planning, change management, development facilitation, organisational transformation, community conflict management and labour relations services.

I am an experienced CEO of not-for-profit organisations and have worked with a wide variety of diverse boards and focus groups.

Anna Booth
Mary Power

Faciliators Network of WA. Australian Institute of Professional Facilitators; Australian Facilitators Network, Organisational Conflict, Government, Not for profit sector, mediation, facilitation, training Organisational Conflict, local State and Federal Government Departments and Agencies, Not for Profit Sector

Wayne Nugent
Greg Mahney
Matthew Gillett

Mediation, partnership brokerage, workshop facilitation and consultation specialist.

I provide mediation for individuals, groups and organisations. I am a trained Partnership Broker and skilled in a variety of facilitation techniques including Technology of Participation, and Art of Hosting Conversations.

Keith Welsh
Tricia Garnett
Mark Hicks

MGH Solutions focusses on assisting parties to reach a resolution of a dispute.  Alternative Dispute Resolution is at the core of the business and we specialise in resolving conflict through mediation and negotiation. 

At MGH Solutions we can assist in relation to mediating a resolution in the following disputes:

  • Succession and Estates
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Workplace and Employment
  • Commercial and Business
  • Building and Construction
  • Personal Injury
  • Contract
  • Insurance
  • Planning and Development
  • Negligence
  • Intentional Torts – Assault, False Imprisonment and Malicious Prosecution
  • Directors and Officers duties
  • Institutional and carer abuse
  • Professional Standards
  • Historical sexual abuse
  • Planning and development
  • Medical negligence claims
  • Industrial accident and workers compensation matters
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Occupiers and vicarious liability
  • Misfeasance in public office

Our services also include assisting parties to navigate and facilitate experts’ conclaves.  We will consult to review the efficiency of in-house legal services.  MGH Solutions can assist with the review of complex claims and large portfolios to ensure the delivery of timely and cost-effective litigation claims management.  We deliver and facilitate training to develop and enhance the skills of your team and offer a variety of workplace training modules.        


Anne Sutherland
Elise Margow
Darren McGeachie
Joshua Watson
Margaret Scott
Sydney region

Excellent facilitation, conflict mediation and strategic development services across diverse sectors including not for profit, government and private organisations. Extensive work with boards and complex governance matters, facilitating resolution of disputes and impasses. 

Very effective leadership coaching and team development with a focus on working effectively with diversity and building capacity for productive dialogue and management of conflict. Mediation of workplace and management issues.

Extensive experience working with a spectrum of organisations engaged in enhancing the lives of marginalised groups to strengthen effectiveness and impact including disability, homelessness, mental health, domestic violence. 

Many years of working with numerous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations at community board and management levels.

Experienced non executive director of not for profit boards. 

Further details can be found at : www.mcsconsult.com.au

Andrew Rakowski
John Glenn


Justine Davis
Northern Territory

I work as a conflict specialist,  as a mediator, restorative justice convenor, facilitator, conflict coach, trainer and conflict transformation worker.  I have conducted more than 5000 mediations in a wide range of disputes, including multi party disputes with over 100 parties present at the mediation, family disputes, court referred disputes, workplace disputes, commercial conflicts, community disputes and cross cultural conflicts. I am a nationally accredited mediator in Australia and Papua New Guinea, a Registered Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner, a recognised peacemaker by the Dhurili Clan Nation and a Justice of the Peace. 

I am appointed as a mediator under the Native Title Tribunal, the Work Health Act NT and to the Lands and Mining Tribunal NT, and have designed and delivered mediation training throughout Australia and internationally, including developing and delivering training for mediators in East Timor, the Pacific ( Solomon Islands and Tonga), and Papua New Guinea , and co- designing and delivering mediation and conflict management training on country in remote Australia, in particular in Arnhem Land. I also work as a trainer, coach and assessor for RI and ADC.

I believe in working alongside people to build peace with justice, in families, communities and beyond.

Sallie Grey

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.

Peter Hampton

I have been a Presidential Member of the two Commissions for 12 years and have dealt with a range of matters including the conciliation, mediation and arbitration of almost all types of employment related disputes. Prior to my appointment I was the General Manager of HRM Services with what is now known as Business SA and in that context managed and acted as a consultant in Industrial Relations, Human Resources Management and OHS.

Michael Tehan

A long time partner with MinterEllison, and now a mediator and company director, Michael has helped resolve a wide variety of commercial disputes.  He is available to assist parties who seek private resolution of disputes.  

Kym Roylance