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  From Anna Barry: With the swingeing cuts to the legal aid system, more and more people are finding their access to justice has been cut off by impossibly high…

We are thrilled and more than happy to welcome Lizzie Haynes to Collaborative Solutions. Lizzie is a highly experienced family and civil mediator, as well as being a barrister and…

Another one from John Webb: I came across a very interesting and prescient report by the Civil Justice Council the other day. Called 'Access to Justice for Litigants-in-Person or Self-Represented…

From John Webb: Great evening at the University of Chichester on Monday to hear Marianne Schoenig and the Mediator Network talk to the CIPD West Coast region about the power…

No-win litigation:   A sad tale in the Law Gazette last week (also in other media) about cyclist Robert Hazledean facing bankruptcy after a four-year litigation battle over a claim…

The effect of workplace discord on businesses and organisations is often underestimated. Relationships between team members and managers, uncertainty during reorganisation and fears of unfair treatment can all lead to…

John Webb, MA. ACIArb Yesterday my friend Anna Barry posted comments about the complexity and length of time it takes to bring a civil case to resolution through the courts…

The Ministry of Justice published their quarterly statistics on June 6 and they will make interesting reading for people considering going to the Civil Justice System to resolve disputes.  They…

HELP!   I’VE RECEIVED A REQUEST TO MEDIATE  From our own Emma Gooding, accredited mediator and solicitor   It is becoming increasingly common for the parties to a civil dispute to…