Workshop on the Mediation Act 2017 & Cross Border Mediation Law Practice

Presented by Sabine Walsh. From Tue 06 Nov 2018 to Tue 06 Nov 2018

Clayton Airport Hotel – just off the M50 North, Malahide Exit and located on the first roundabout.
6 CPD Points

The Workshop is delivered by Sabine Walsh. Sabine has primary and Masters' degrees in law and is a qualified solicitor. She practices as a mediatior, trainer and lecturer. She is currently serving a three-year term as President of the Mediators' Institute of Ireland and is on the Law Society's Mediation Panel. She has a keen interest in mediator eduation and higher education and designed and co-ordinates two postgraduate programmes in mediation and conflict in St. Angela's College, Sligo (National University of Ireland). She also provides mediation training in the private sector and runs workshops and seminars on conflict management and mediation. She is a regular writer for the Kluwer Mediation Blog, has publised articles on mediation and mediatior education and is co-editor of the EU Mediation Law Handbook (Kluwer, 2017). She has presented at mediation conferences in many different countries.

Programme Schedule:

Module 1  THE MEDIATION ACT 2017

This module will give an essential guide to the obligation in the Mediation Act 2017 for legal and mediation practitioners. It includes practical advice and asnweres any question mediatiors and solicitors mmight have about working within the framework of the Act..


This module will provide essential knowledge required to successfully manage a cross-border mediation on behalf of clients. Learn how to identify mediation-friendly jurisdictions and avoid many of the jurisdictional difficulties of international mediation. The module combines law and practice in interactive activities using scenarios based on different corss border cases.

To register for the Workshop contact Deirdre Khuwais on E:, Mob: 086 8810074.

Venue:           Clayton Airport Hotel – just off the M50 North, Malahide Exit and located on the first roundabout.

Time:              10am to 5pm.

Cost:               €445.00 – Early Bird by 15th October, 2018 - €395

Cost includes handouts, CPD Certificate, refreshments & lunch.

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