Alternative Dispute Resolution
Neil was accredited as a mediator by CEDR in 2001. In 2007 he was awarded the status of Registered Mediator to recognise his expertise in and commitment to mediation. Neil has acted as lead mediator in over 50 full day mediations: almost all complex and requiring the attendance of counsel and solicitor. As part of his interest in developing his skill in this area, Neil acquired a Diploma in Relational Mindfulness from the Karuna Institute in 2016.
Neil has been a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators since 2008. He has successfully conducted several arbitrations, both on paper and by way of oral hearings. He is an experienced arbitration advocate, particularly in the fields of real property (especially in valuation and overage disputes), leasehold property (especially commercial rent review), and partnership disputes (especially medical and legal partnerships).