Springhouse solicitor wins national mediation prize

Mary Siddall of Springhouse solicitors has been named joint Mediation Scheme Co-ordinator of the Year at the inaugural National Mediation Awards. The award relates to work that Mary did with the University of Southampton. Mary commented: Many organisations are now… Read on

What is an alternative dispute resolution?

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) describes a number of different processes designed to bring about a settlement without having to go to court. Pre-claim conciliation, offered by ACAS, is one form of ADR. Even if proceedings have started, ACAS can still… Read on

What is mediation?

Mediation is a process through which parties in dispute work with an independent, neutral third person who works with them to identify the issues and assist them in reaching a resolution. Mediation is a confidential process. It is voluntary, so… Read on