This Conference will address comparative practice and policy concerning mediation. A key note address will be “Halsey 10 years on” a retrospective consideration of the seminal case of Halsey v Milton Keynes National Health Trust. The speaker will beLord Dyson, Master of the Rolls and Head of Civil Justice UK, who delivered the main Judgement in the Halsey case.
We are delighted to welcome our second key note speaker Professor Laurence Boulle who will deliver a Master Class on mediation practice (spaces limited) and will speak on“Lawyers, Mediators and Judges within and outside mediation”. Professor Boulle is a well-known author and commentator on mediation. In addition there will be contributions from Lord Kerr of the UK Supreme Court, fromMr Justice McCloskey of the High Court in Northern Ireland and from other distinguished practitioners and academics from England, Scotland, Canada and Nigeria.
The Conference will take place in the Conor Lecture Hall, University of Ulster, Belfast. Details will be forthcoming from the Law Society of Northern Ireland web site and expressions of interest and bookings can be made to firstname.lastname@example.org .
A Conference brochure is now available. Early booking is recommended