Graeme TurnerCONTACT DETAILS
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Barrister: 1987 (Admitted to practise in NSW, QLD, VIC, ACT and NT)
Qualifications and accreditations
Solicitors Admission Board (1975)
Bachelor of Laws (LLB (Hons)), University of London (1980)
Master of Commerce (MCom), University of New South Wales (1985)
Master of Laws (LLM), University of Sydney (1993)
Resolution Institute mediation accreditation (1997)
Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (1997)
Accredited Bar Association Mediator, Arbitrator and Expert Determiner
Accredited Mediator NMAS
Mr Turner completed the Resolution Institute (formerly LEADR) mediation course, and is a nationally accredited mediator. He has also completed ACDC mediation courses. He has extensive experience in dispute resolution, having acted as a private mediator on many occasions. Mr Turner has been appointed to the NSW Bar Association’s mediator panel, as well as the Supreme Court and District Court mediator panels.
As an experienced mediator, Graeme is adept at managing the many competing interests and factors that arise in any mediation. He takes a careful and facilitative approach towards the parties in order to address and resolve any obstacles to the successful resolution of a dispute.
Graeme has the expertise to act as a mediator in the following areas:
- General commercial disputes
- Corporate and partnership disputes
- Professional indemnity
- Product liability
- Trade practices
- Intellectual property
As a member of 12 Wentworth Selborne Chambers, Graeme is also able to provide mediation facilities in the Floor's specialised mediation rooms in Selborne Chambers on Phillip Street.
Mr Turner has also been appointed to the arbitration panel for the NSW Bar Association as well as for the District Court and Local Court. He has conducted over 30 arbitrations for the District Court, as well as some for the Local Court and also private arbitrations. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a prestigious world-wide arbitration body centred in London, UK.
Graeme is an experienced expert determiner, neutral evaluator, and reviewer.
His expert determinations and neutral evaluations include construction of a contract between a developer and a government body in Newcastle relating to property development as well as reviews of personal injury claims.
Graeme has also completed the Bar Association’s Expert Determiner’s Workshop as well as the Bar Association’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Workshop and the Arbitration Workshop.