Offers a range of alternative dispute resolution, particularly mediation; includes an overview of their services for commercial, workplace and employment, family, and civil disputes.
Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) -
An independent, non-profit organisation offering dispute prevention and resolution services for commercial disputes, through mediation, consultancy and training services. Provides a guide to their services in UK and internationally.
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
Association for professionals trained in private dispute resolution; also provides education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators. Includes information about their role and services, with conferences and events, news, and details of their national and international branches.
College of Mediators
Works to promote best practice in mediation by setting standards, and maintaining a professional register. Includes a directory of members, details of membership, professional resources, and advice and guidance on using mediation.
Consensus Mediation Limited
Provides experienced professional mediators to help resolve family issues and arguments including divorce, finances, childcare and other family issues.
Muslim Arbitration Tribunal (MAT)
Established to provide an alternative for the Muslim community seeking to resolve disputes in accordance with Islamic law. Describes their services and procedures, with resources and contacts.
Scottish Arbitration Centre
An independent body committed to the promotion of arbitration as a method of dispute resolution; also promotes Scotland as a base for international arbitrations. Describes their service, with background information.
Scottish Mediation Network
Offers a guide to different kinds of mediation available in Scotland, with a directory of services. Also provides information about the Scottish Mediation Register and its operation.
Civil and commercial mediator assisting in property and neighbour, employment and family disputes. Includes fee guides.