John-Paul is a legally qualified accredited civil-commercial mediator and negotiator with a diverse skill base making him the ideal choice to mediate complex and sensitive disputes. As a practising barrister he has a thorough knowledge of the law of England and Wales and with over 15 years of uniformed service as a commissioned officer in HM Armed Forces he brings a wealth of experience honed at the highest levels of conflict resolution. John-Paul has commercial experience at board level and is regularly engaged to speak at large events and conferences. He sits as a member of council for the Nautical Institute, an NGO with consultative status at the International Maritime Organisation of the United Nations, representing seafarers and maritime professionals worldwide.
He can draw on years of experience leading teams in high-tempo environments, and his skills as a Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) master practitioner, to assist parties to resolve their dispute sensitively and with empathy.
- Civil Mediation Council Registered
- Practising Lawyer
- Experienced mediator
- Commercially minded
- NLP Master Practitioner