Sue O'Brien

Sue is regularly appointed as Mediator. Her mediation practice has an emphasis on property, professional negligence, business and probate disputes. Sue is an ADR, Law Society and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators accredited mediator. She is a member of The Property Mediators and chairs Oxford Mediation.

Sue continues to act as a part-time consultant for the firm giving targeted advice on property and commercial disputes.

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First Class Honours Degree in Modern Languages from St Anne's College, Oxford. Holman Fenwick and Willan, Paris; Slaughter and May, Paris; Slaughter and May, London. Joined 1992.


Tips for Dealing with Boardroom Bust-Ups 18 November 2014

Challenging Guarantees 18 November 2014

Probate Disputes: Rectification and the Commercial Interpretation of Wills 11 February 2014

How to fire your professional adviser


Unequivocally excellent - I trust her judgement

Chambers, 2015

Extremely good at finding resolutions

Chambers, 2014

Incredibly bright, first-rate litigator

Chambers, 2012

Multi-skilled, realistic and consultative

Legal 500, 2011

Very clever and astute litigator.

Chambers and Partners, 2016

Contact Sue O'Brien

You can contact Sue O'Brien via the methods below.

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