Here we recognise 35 practitioners who are highly experienced in handling commercial mediation proceedings spanning a range of sectors and industries.
Most Highly Regarded
ADR Chambers excels with three listings.
Cliff Hendler is an “absolutely excellent mediator” and “extremely experienced facilitator” with more than 25 years of experience resolving complex insurance and professional negligence disputes.
The “outstanding” Allan Stitt is a “brilliant and highly skilled mediator” with extensive experience in multi-party disputes across a broad range of contexts including employment, governance, banking and sports.
Paul Iacono QC is a seasoned mediator with more than 40 years of experience handling disputes across the insurance industry.
Larry Banack of Banack Resolutions is a “vastly experienced commercial mediator” renowned for his adept handling of settling multi-party disputes.
At Arbitration Place, Warren Winkler QC is a market-leading mediator known for his long-standing experience as chief justice and as counsel.
Robert Armstrong is held in high esteem by sources who consider him an authority on criminal law, and a go-to mediator for commercial disputes.
George Adams QC at Adams ADR Services applies his experience as a superior court judge to his top-notch dispute resolution practice.
Duncan Glaholt with Glaholt Bowles is a renowned mediator who is highly sought after for complex energy, infrastructure and construction disputes.
Stanley Naftolin QC JD CS from Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber is revered for his encyclopaedic knowledge of construction law and regularly acts as mediator in complex multi-party construction disputes.
The “excellent” Stephen Drymer at Woods stands out as a “top-notch mediator” who excels in domestic and international commercial and investment treaty disputes.
At Cornish Margolis Boyd Mediation & Arbitration, Barbara Cornish comes “highly recommended” as an “extremely bright, capable and engaging mediator”.
At William G Horton Corporation, William Horton enjoys a “spectacular reputation” as a “highly skilled commercial mediator” with extensive experience in environmental, energy-related, pharmaceutical and insurance disputes.
Independent mediator Louise Otis enjoys an outstanding reputation as “a real pioneer for mediation in Quebec”.
Connie Reeve with Reeve Resolutions is a “first-rate mediator” who particularly excels in employment disputes thanks to her 15-plus years of experience in the field.
Colin Campbell QC of Amicus Chambers is a seasoned figure in the field having conducted more than 600 mediations with emphasis on shareholder and estate disputes.
Cinergy’s Cinnie Noble is a “real trailblazer” with tremendous expertise spanning family and employment mediation proceedings.