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

  • “Has incredible patience and resolve, as well as an engaging and constructive manner which can help difficult parties to move more quickly towards resolution.”
  • “Lauded by clients as proactive, tenacious and effective.”
  • “Described as a key factor in unlocking negotiations”
  • “A no-nonsense” mediator who “brings a depth of legal knowledge and an eye for detail to complex disputes.”
  • “Earns particular praise for the energy she brings to mediations, with one solicitor noting “she settled the unsettleable.”

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
  • “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. And thank you for your very adept and non-judgmental way of bringing the parties to a deal. For a few moments in the middle of the afternoon, I had thought that we weren't going to get there. Well done.”
    Partner, Banking 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.