Eileen Carroll QC (Hon)

Eileen Carroll QC (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.

CEDR ChambersLegal 500 - Leading Mediator 2018Chambers UK 2016 - Leading IndividualInternational Mediation: Breaking Business Deadlock

Legal Directories

  • “’Hugely experienced’, she is one of the market’s most popular mediators.”
  • “Lauded by clients as proactive, tenacious and effective.”
  • “Not afraid to challenge parties”
  • “Earns particular praise for the energy she brings to mediations, with one solicitor noting “she settled the unsettleable.”
  • “She managed to interplay with the teams effectively despite large numbers on each side.”

Clients

  • “I'm being absolutely candid when I say that Eileen was the best mediator I've ever encountered.”
    Partner, Family Trust Case
  • “It is I who should be thanking you. You had a lot to live up to as a co-founder of CEDR and you did that and more. It was inspirational for all of us to see you at work – and I don’t say that lightly.”
    Solicitor, Employment Case
  • “A very big thank you for your skill, patience and perseverance. We certainly wouldn't have got there without you.”
    Partner, Pension 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
  • “Eileen was very good at preventing the other side from walking out, which was a real risk as tensions were running very high. Eileen kept the mediation on track which ultimately led to a successful outcome.”
    Partner, Retail 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.