Mark Jackson-Stops > IPOS Mediation > London, England > Lawyer Profile

IPOS Mediation
THE INTERNATIONAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION CENTRE
1 Paternoster Lane
LONDON
EC4M 7BQ
England

Position

Mark is recognised “as one of the great mediators” in the UK. He has been a full time mediator for over 20 years, having handled over 1500 cases. Mark has been described as ‘an excellent mediator who brings calm and straight talking to difficult situations; he is also great with clients and can be tough when necessary’.

With a background in property and business, Mark is particularly sought after to assist with disputes relating to real estate and construction, and professional negligence and insurance issues arising therefrom. He has also been involved in a wide variety of cases in the insurance industry, issues relating to commercial contracts, financial services, probate and inheritance and, in particular shareholder and partnership disputes, often involving family businesses. The disputes he has helped to resolve range from a few thousand pounds up to the hundreds of millions.

Career

Mark spent the first 20 years of his professional life as a Chartered Surveyor in private practice. He trained as a mediator in 1994 and founded In Place of Strife, The Mediation Chambers, in 1995, since when he has been a full-time mediator.

Languages

English

Memberships

Founding Director of the Civil Mediation Council
ACIArb
Distinguished Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators

Education

MA (Oxon)

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Mediators

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Mark Jackson-Stops – IPOS Mediation 

At the forefront of the mediation profession for over 25 years, IPOS Mediation‘s chambers head Mark Jackson-Stops, ‘conducts mediations in a manner that garners respect from the parties‘. Jackson-Stops, who to date has mediated over 1700 cases, is particularly sought out for mediations involving professional negligence, property, construction, insurance, probate, inheritance, and financial services (including mis-selling and commercial contract disputes). In recent highlights, he mediated a claim by a main contractor against a cladding sub-contractor, which concerned several tower blocks; and a property portfolio manager’s claim to a contractual right to commission upon the sale of properties.

Mark Jackson-Stops – IPOS Mediation 

At the forefront of the mediation profession for over 25 years, IPOS Mediation‘s chambers head Mark Jackson-Stops, ‘conducts mediations in a manner that garners respect from the parties‘. Jackson-Stops, who to date has mediated over 1700 cases, is particularly sought out for mediations involving professional negligence, property, construction, insurance, probate, inheritance, and financial services (including mis-selling and commercial contract disputes). In recent highlights, he mediated a claim by a main contractor against a cladding sub-contractor, which concerned several tower blocks; and a property portfolio manager’s claim to a contractual right to commission upon the sale of properties.