Eileen Carroll KC (Hon)

Eileen Carroll KC (Hon)

Described by clients as “utterly brilliant” (Who’s Who Legal), Eileen is one of the most sought after mediators in practice today and is repeatedly praised for her energetic and direct approach. As co-Founder of CEDR, after working as a lawyer in the US, she pioneered the use of mediation in Europe.

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Legal Directories

  • “Not afraid to depart from the conventional practice”
  • “Has incredible patience and resolve, as well as an engaging and constructive manner which can help difficult parties to move more quickly towards resolution.”
  • “She enjoys tremendous respect in the marketplace. Numerous clients commented upon her energetic and direct approach. Others praised her ability to ‘home in on the practical aspects so that everyone is constantly aware of the commercial objective’.”
  • “Earns particular praise for the energy she brings to mediations, with one solicitor noting “she settled the unsettleable.”
  • “Highly experienced, accessible and collaborative”

Clients

  • “I'm being absolutely candid when I say that Eileen was the best mediator I've ever encountered.”
    Partner, Family Trust Case
  • “Eileen was approachable, she had very clear strategies, she cut through the nonsense, she moved things along to the extent that she could. She was completely in control of the process.”
    Partner, Family Trust Case
  • “I have limitless appreciation for the job that you did as a mediator in what I believe was one of the most difficult cases to settle that I have encountered in my nearly forty years of litigating civil lawsuits”
    US coverage counsel
  • “Thank you very much once again for all you help yesterday. In particular, thank you for your positive attitude which helped keep the atmosphere (reasonably) relaxed when things could have fallen apart.”
    Partner, Retail case
  • “It was complicated and she dealt with it well. Strong point was the way she dealt with personalities - interpersonal skills understood the commercial drivers.”
    Solicitor, Professional Negligence Case

All of Eileen’s work is managed through CEDR Chambers (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution). To enquire about Eileen’s availability or to book her for a mediation call the Commercial Team on +44 (0)20 7536 6060 or email adr@cedr.com. To contact Eileen directly, ecarroll@cedr.com+44 (0)7958 523024.