Dispute Resolutions

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Get direct access to critical, up-to-date information and guidance that you can rely on. Practical Guidance Dispute Resolution covers the main forms of dispute resolution and provides the need-to-know information to successfully resolve disputes and effectively participate in ADR proceedings.

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Expert Contributors
Craig Woolley

Craig is a dispute resolution lawyer and is also the regional head of the Durban office. Craig specialises in insurance and corporate and commercial litigation, and is head of the litigation and dispute resolution practice.

His insurance experience includes personal injury litigation, professional indemnity litigation, product liability and recall. He regularly advises auditors, financial and insurance brokers and other professionals. Craig has also advised directors and creditors in several high profile liquidation matters.

Craig is listed as a recommended dispute resolution lawyer in Legal500, 2015.

He holds a BA LLB from the University of Natal. He was admitted as an attorney in 1986 and joined the practice in 1989.

He is a member of the Law Societies of Kwazulu-Natal, Northern and Cape Provinces.

Lindsay Black

Lindsay Black is a qualified attorney with an undergraduate BSc in BioMedical Science. She practiced as a Senior Associate at Norton Rose Fulbright where she specialised in litigation and dispute resolution including court litigation, domestic and international arbitrations and other forms of alternative dispute resolution. She has extensive experience in the resolution of disputes relating to insurance and the construction and engineering industry in particular.

Lindsay is now the Corporate Legal Counsel for a private company.

Dispute Resolutions. Table of contents.
  • Understanding mediation
  • The mediator
  • The attorney's role in mediation
  • Conducting mediation proceedings
  • Mediation agreements
  • Settlement
  • Costs
  • Court proceedings
  • Mediation in family law
  • General arbitration principles
  • Functions of arbitrators and umpires
  • The arbitration agreement
  • How are arbitration proceedings conducted
  • Requirements for arbitration awards
  • Costs
  • Types of arbitration matters
  • International arbitration
  • Understanding conciliation

  • Understanding adjudication

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