Rebecca is an experienced, full-time mediator with particular expertise in Financial Services and SMEs. A rising star of the mediation profession Rebecca has made a real impact within a relatively short period of time. Listed as a Leading Mediator in The Legal 500 2017, Rebecca is “undoubtedly one to watch; she has a calm, understated matter and is extremely bright”.
A full-time mediator since September 2015, Rebecca is extremely tenacious, working hard to assist parties to reach an acceptable solution through careful preparation, effective communication and a real commercial and legal intelligence. Rebecca has a flexible and adaptable approach to mediation. Following an exceptional level of mediation experience as the lead negotiator, she approaches mediation from the parties’ perspective, investing time to develop an effective rapport with all parties and their representatives before the mediation day.
Before becoming a full-time mediator, Rebecca was Head of Litigation at a so-called “bad bank”, a role which resulted in her being awarded Legal Counsel of the Year at the 2014 British Legal Awards. Prior to working in-house, Rebecca set up and managed her own retail business from scratch, receiving the coveted Drapers Award for Childrenswear Retailer of the Year in 2009.
Date accredited : March 2014