International Mediation: Breaking Business Deadlock

International Mediation: Breaking Business Deadlock

Co-authored by Karl Mackie and Eileen Carroll, International Mediation: Breaking Business Deadlock (3rd Edition) is an essential guide to the effective and timely resolution of international business disputes. It provides a real picture of what happens in international mediation and how it is structured providing practical guidance to allow parties to make the best of the process.

This highly practical book provides the answers to questions the reader may have regarding the international mediation process such as:

  • How does mediation work and what will it cost?
  • What are the limitations?
  • What skills are required?
  • How long will it take?
  • How are the outcomes enforced?
  • How can business best use mediation?

It contains case histories and practical guidance helping to put international mediation in to commercially and legally realistic situations that the reader can relate to, illustrating how and why international mediation works and why it is such a powerful tool to resolving business conflict.

The authors show how to use mediation techniques as a foundation for a more purposeful, strategic approach to conflict management in organisations.

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“Penned by two of the big names in the commercial mediator cohort...colourfully illustrated with real life case study analyses...a refreshingly mature and analytical work, drawing on the wealth of first-hand experience of the authors...there is something for everyone in this classic practice book and the third edition is the richest version yet published.”
Eve Pienaar, Legal Director, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

“ excellent book by two internationally acknowledged experts, pioneers and practitioners in the field of Mediation, which will appeal to a wide readership...this book is a welcome addition to the literature on International Mediation and one, which those with an interest in the subject and those who want to know more about it, would do without at their peril!”
Prof Ian Blackshaw, Global Sports Law and Taxation Reports

All of Karl’s work is managed through CEDR Chambers (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution). To enquire about Karl’s availability or to book him for a mediation call the Commercial Team on +44 (0)20 7536 6060 or email To contact Karl directly,; M +44 (0)7958 523025.