The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators ( CIArb ) is the professional home for consumer and commercial arbitrators and practitioners of alternative forms of dispute resolution. The Institute's global reach covers a wide range of sectors including: law, construction, shipping, banking, insurance, commodities, agriculture, accountancy, medicine and sport. Through the provision of training and continuing professional development, the CIArb maintains an assured global standard of education. In addition, the Institute conducts "Dispute Resolution Services" delivering bespoke schemes for consumer and business-to-business transactions. The schemes offer a cost-effective and timely settlement of disputes. The Institute provides an information centre for members, publications, access to the members' area of the website, hearing and meeting rooms.
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Scottish Branch aims to promote the use of arbitration in Scotland as a means of dispute resolution, both domestically and internationally. The site offers free access to The Scottish Arbitration Code which has been developed in conjunction with The Scottish Council for International Arbitration and The Scottish Building Contract Committee. There is also informatin on the site about qualifications for the institute and events.
Adjudication.co.uk is a company providing adjudication services and information. The site contains extensive information on Adjudication, a Glossary of the terms used, information on Decided Cases, links to the relevant Legislation and articles and papers.
Adjudication Society is a not-for-profit Society promoting resolution of construction disputes by means of adjudication
ADR Chambers (UK) Limited is the UK arm of a worldwide alternative dispute resolution group which has successfully settled tens of thousands of cases around the globe.
Peter Aeberli is a practising barrister, arbitrator, mediator and adjudicator specialising in construction law.
Alternative Dispute Resolution is the subject of a paper on the Lord Chancellors site. The paper provides useful links into other recent consultation papers, e.g. Modernising Justice, and Community Legal Service.
Alternative Dispute Resolution Group (ADR) was founded in 1989 and is a specialist mediation provider. Their solicitor mediators have undergone intensive training in mediation and negotiation techniques.
Arbitration International - The LCIA provides a comprehensive international dispute resolution service.
The Association of Northern Mediators , based in Leeds , promotes the use of mediation throughout the region. It provides at no cost, lists of over 100 Mediators divided up into local groupings. The user can search by Town, County or Specialisation.
Atkin Chambers have specialised in construction law and engineering law for over 40 years. They also cover energy, information technology, commercial obligations and professional negligence.
Atkinson Law provides information in construction related to arbitration. The author, Daniel Atkinson is a chartered Engineer as well as a Barrister (non-practising) and a Director of James R Knowles Limited.
Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) is one of the leading international bodies in the field of Alternative Dispute Resolution, dispute management and conflict prevention.
The Centre for Business Arbitration provides affordable dispute resolution within the reach of the medium and small business. It provides both arbitration and mediation as appropriate.