We are delighted to announce that our Head of Mediation, Dominic Raeside, has been re-appointed as the Family Mediator member of the Family Justice Council. Dominic has held this post since August 2013 when he was appointed following a competitive selection process undertaken by the Council.
Alongside holding this prestigious appointment, Dominic is a busy practitioner at Family Law in Partnership. As Head of Mediation, his practice is focused on helping couples reach a consensus about their future as it relates to their children, finances and housing. Having worked for many years in the Courts advising the judiciary in contested children’s matters and previously having worked in the field of adult psychiatry, Dominic has a range of skills, knowledge and experience which he uses to help his clients to reach agreement. His work has earned Dominic a reputation as one of the most experienced and respected mediators in the country – many of his mediation clients are referred to him by the top family lawyers in the country.
Dominic is ranked as a leading family mediator by The Legal 500 UK which comments that he is “a truly outstanding mediator” and “at the top of his game; he manages to put people at ease, and has a way of unblocking even the most intractable disputes“. Dominic was named Family Law Dispute Resolution Practitioner of the Year in the Family Law Awards 2015.