Why Wandsworth Mediation Service?

Wandsworth Mediation Service (WMS) offers a Civil Mediation Council accredited mediation service nationwide at extremely reasonable and competitive rates.

We have a panel of leading mediators who have varied specialisms in civil and commercial disputes, including the following areas:

  • property issues such as landlord and tenant, construction and engineering
  • workplace and employment
  • commercial contracts
  • debt recovery
  • intellectual property
  • professional negligence
  • banking and finance
  • insolvency
  • partnership and shareholder
  • education and children
  • health and dental disputes
  • media and entertainment
  • sports and licensing
  • defamation
  • insurance and reinsurance
  • consumer disputes
  • tax, contentious wills and probate
  • public sector
  • energy and natural resources
  • environmental

We are a registered charity and all of our mediators volunteer their time with us on a pro-bono basis.  All of the fees generated from commercial mediations are used to facilitate conflict resolution and mediation in our community in Wandsworth.

The benefits of using WMS as your commercial mediator provider are:

  • You are able to access a panel of very experienced, accredited mediators, of the calibre that you would expect from any of the big national panel suppliers. We will match the right mediator to your dispute.  Click here to see profiles of our commercial panel.
  • You will benefit from our administration services which are efficient and personalised to your business needs.  We are determined to do all that we can to make your choice of WMS as your mediation partner the best experience.
  • Your costs will be lower – we offer a very cost effective service.  Click here to see our rates. If you are a business in conflict, but struggling financially, please speak to us first.  We can offer rates to suit your needs. Our goal is to ensure that those who would benefit from mediation get access to it, whatever their financial circumstances.
  • Your fee will be ploughed straight back into our charity, which provides mediation and training in conflict resolution skills to Wandsworth residents.
  • We operate throughout the UK with our established network and can provide venue options nationwide.

Cases that are not suitable for commercial mediation:

  • if the value of the claim is under £1,000;
  • if you do not have contact details for the other party; and
  • if the other party does not have the money to pay you, even if they agree that they owe you money.

If you are unsure whether your case is suitable for mediation, or if you require guidance about the mediation process, please call our office team on 0207 223 7744 or email.