35th ADR Forum organised by the CIArb Young Members Grou

CIArb Ireland invites all MII Members to the 35th ADR Forum organised by the CIArb Young Members Group.


Date: Friday 23rd June 2017

Time: 8.45 - 9.30am

Venue: Dublin Dispute Resolution Centre (DDRC) - https://goo.gl/maps/mVy82n18R7M2


Speakers:  Turlough O'Donnell SC and Alva Brangam QC, FCIArb.


Topics:  Current issues in mediation to include

(a) the development of ADR as part of the civil justice system in Northern Ireland.

(b) a view on the present uptake of ADR .

(c) the influence of  client led and other incentives to greater use of ADR.

(d) sporadic developments -v- legislative intervention.

(e) difficulties with the client group.

(f) hazards ahead.


Turlough O'Donnell SC is a former chairman of the Bar Council of Ireland. He is also a former chairman of the Bar Council's ADR committee. Mr O'Donnell is one of the leading mediators working in Dublin. 


Alva Brangam QC is a Barrister and Mediator based in the Bar Library in Belfast. He is noted for the range and depth of his mediation experience and has lectured in this area at Queen's University, Belfast. 


Registration for the event, which is free to attend,  is at: https://www.ciarb.ie/upcoming-events/35th-ciarb-adr-forum.591.html


Please spread the word that all are invited.



Thank you,

Best regards,



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