In relation to a Partnership Dispute:

Administration of the mediation -  Very satisfied

Fee structure -  Very satisfied

Mediator -  Very satisfied    

"The mediation process worked very smoothly. The mediation carried out by Mark Whittell was conducted in a most fair and understandable manner. He was a true professional, he was excellent."                        

In relation to a Landlord and Tenant Dispute:

Roger Broady was very professional and compassionate; client was very impressed and pleased with the outcome”

In relation to a “TOLATA” dispute:

Roger Broady Calm, collected, empathetic, patient and very professional” and with regard to the administration

Peter Whitman Quick response, all information provided, all arrangements made saving time and costs” and with regard to the fee structure “straightforward, easy to understand and reasonable”

Solicitor at Marsden Rawsthorn solicitors and, from the second party, an unrepresented member of the public:

Roger Broady  “very professional and thorough”; “a very painless end to a very stressful situation”

Peter Whitman  Ease of contact and administration – “Excellent” Fee structure “explained in plain English”

In relation to an insurance claim valued at over £400,000:
Mark Whittell “Good lateral thinker. Got to grips with key issues easily and was tenacious in pursuing a deal when it seemed impossible. Overall, very impressed.”
Matt Price, Solicitor Hill Dickinson LLP


In relation to an Intellectual Property dispute:-

Tim Wallis was an excellent mediator. He had clearly read the papers thoroughly and took the time to listen to client’s concerns. He seemed to gauge the situation and the mood of the parties well……….and adapted his approach accordingly, leading to settlement which we had thought very unlikely.”

As to the administration “….very easy. Peter Whitman was very efficient and made the whole process run smoothly.”

Joanna Martin of Baker & McKenzie.

Of the same case, Liz Ward of Virtuoso Legal commented that “Tim Wallis, was very measured taking both side’s arguments on board”  and that there had been “exceptional administration – always had prompt replies when organising the mediation”.


January 2013 in relation to an “Farming” Inheritance Act dispute:

"Tim Wallis is particularly suited to this type of case and dispute, as he appears adept at dealing with entrenched and acrimonious parties!"

Elizabeth Granger, Solicitor Llewellyn-Jones