1st Edition

International Commercial Mediation

By Cyril Chern Copyright 2008
    286 Pages
    by Informa Law from Routledge

    International Commercial Mediation is a practical guidebook that explains how to handle and complete a mediation, as well as how to personally market the skills developed as a mediator. The book provides examples, supplies forms, and explains procedures of actual working mediations which can be used to adapt to individual needs. It also deals with advanced practitioner issues and the emerging law on international mediation.

    Chapter 1.  Mediation from an Historic Perspective  Chapter 2.  The Development of Commercial Mediation in the United Kingdom  Chapter 3.  New Developments in Mediation  Chapter 4.  Mediation Processing  Chapter 5.  The Initial Meeting  Chapter 6.  Mediation Commencement Issues  Chapter 7.  Finding The Truth  Chapter 8.  Mediation Styles  Chapter 9.  Commercial Mediation Techniques  Chapter 10.  Procedures, Proceedings and Checklists  Chapter 11.  Reaching Agreement  Chapter 12  Mediator Ethics  Chapter 13.  General Forms and Agreements  Chapter 14.  Legal Issues in Mediation  Chapter 15.  Additional Mediation Forms and Agreements 


    Dr Cyril Chern is a barrister practising at Crown Office Chambers. He has practised since 1972 specifically in the areas of engineering and construction disputes in the UK, the EU and internationally. He has over thirty-five years’ experience in arbitration, mediation and adjudication and has mediated over 300 complex international commercial and construction disputes in over 20 countries worldwide located in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and China.