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Singapore International Mediation Centre Launched

Singapore 5 November – Brick Court mediators John Sturrock QC and Geoff Sharp participated in the launch of the Singapore International Mediation Centre this week.

With an audience of over 100 government officials, academics, company representatives, legal advisers and mediators from all over South East Asia present, the pair posed a number of provocative questions about the practice of mediation and how practitioners can continue to improve it.Continue Reading

Groupement Européen des Magistrats pour la Médiation


Brick Court Mediator, HH Nicholas Chambers QC, writes: Groupement Européen des Magistrats pour la Médiation (“GEMME”) celebrated its 10th anniversary in early June with a symposium called “Un Chemin de Paix Pour la Justice en Europe”. Over two hundred people took part in a grand occasion held over two days in the courts on l’Ȋsle de la Cité in Paris. Contributions were made by the First President of the Court of Cassation, a distinguished representative of the French Ministry of Justice as well as senior judges and ministers from a number of states including Sir Alan Ward and Sir Gavin Lightman. All this was in addition to more specialist involvement.Continue Reading