PETER HIGGINS

SPECIALIST COMMERCIAL MEDIATOR

- COMMERCIAL MEDIATOR SPECIALISING IN GAMBLING DISPUTES

- IBAS APPOINTED MEDIATOR

- APPOINTED TO CEDR UK Panel 2019 (Gambling Commission Approved ADR provider)

“Peter had an excellent understanding of the key issues. His persona and commercial approach significantly contributed to both parties ultimately reaching an agreed settlement.”
James Atton, Partner, Mackrell Solicitors.

 

“Peter’s extensive industry knowledge and experience, and his practical approach to mediation, guided the parties to a successful outcome.”
QC

 

“Peter was absolutely fantastic in his role as mediator. He managed the process between both parties expertly and worked really hard to get this claim settled. He deserves a massive amount of credit. We will certainly be using his services again when required”
Charlie Logue FLUTTER Group Legal Council

 

“I’d like to thank you for facilitating a successful conclusion; perhaps your initials should stand for ‘personable and helpful’. Or maybe ‘pragmatic and hortative’! Your relaxed demeanour and grasp of the issues in the case was also an important factor in enabling us to reach a settlement"

Mark Owen, Betfred Legal Counsel.“

Peter Higgins Mediation

- COMMERCIAL MEDIATOR SPECIALISING IN GAMBLING DISPUTES - IBAS APPOINTED MEDIATOR - APPOINTED TO CEDR UK Panel 2019 (Gambling Commission Approved ADR  provider)

“Peter had an excellent understanding of the key issues. His persona and commercial approach significantly contributed to both parties ultimately reaching an agreed settlement.”
James Atton, Partner, Mackrell Solicitors.

 

“Peter’s extensive industry knowledge and experience, and his practical approach to mediation, guided the parties to a successful outcome.”
QC

 

“Peter was absolutely fantastic in his role as mediator. He managed the process between both parties expertly and worked really hard to get this claim settled. He deserves a massive amount of credit. We will certainly be using his services again when required”
Charlie Logue FLUTTER Group Legal Council

 

“I’d like to thank you for facilitating a successful conclusion; perhaps your initials should stand for ‘personable and helpful’. Or maybe ‘pragmatic and hortative’! Your relaxed demeanour and grasp of the issues in the case was also an important factor in enabling us to reach a settlement"

Mark Owen, Betfred Legal Counsel.“

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“Peter had an excellent understanding of the key issues. His persona and commercial approach significantly contributed to both parties ultimately reaching an agreed settlement.”

- James Atton, Partner, Mackrell Solicitors.  

“Peter’s extensive industry knowledge and experience, and his practical approach to mediation, guided the parties to a successful outcome.”

-QC

"Peter was absolutely fantastic in his role as mediator. He managed the process between both parties expertly and worked really hard to get this claim settled. He deserves a massive amount of credit."

-Charlie Logue Paddy Power Betfair Legal Council

“I was very impressed with Peter’s commitment to achieving a settlement. He kept the parties focused and maintained momentum whenever they were drifting apart. I will certainly be recommending his services in the future.”

Mark Stephens, Barrister, Legal 500

"Peter has an ability to understand the dynamics and interests of the various parties and looks not only at the moving parts between those involved but also at a structured way forward to find potential settlement areas that were not even considered previously"

Tara Brady Senior Managing Director, Financial Services, Accenture

"Peter has shown patience and insight, delivered in a calm manner when his assistance has been sought"

-Professor Chris Brady Director of the Centre for Sports Business, Salford University

"In my dealings with Peter his clarity and clear thinking has helped me with a number of career decisions. He is excellent at seeing avenues for progress that are often closed off to others."

Sam Matterface ITV & TALKSport commentator

"Peters personable style and diligent manner enables parties of varying dynamics to trust him & move forwards in reaching an agreement". He also brings a creative approach to helping clients reach resolutions"

Mark Blandford - Company Director

"Peter is inventive and persistent in creating possible strategies"

Jaswant Deol - Sports Director Betway

“I’d like to thank you for facilitating a successful conclusion; perhaps your initials should stand for ‘personable and helpful’. Or maybe ‘pragmatic and hortative’! Your relaxed demeanour and grasp of the issues in the case was also an important factor in enabling us to reach a settlement"

Mark Owen. Betfred Legal counsel

Why choose Peter as your mediator?

Peter Higgins has a unique style that lends itself to managing various mixes of personalities and characters including ‘difficult’ individuals. Ranging from Private Company Owners, Corporate CEO’s, Corporate Chairpersons to individuals in the Media Spotlight right through to Multi Layers of Management in both the Corporate and Private world.

Peter has a strong commercial sense of what is required to reach a settlement. This experience has been gained following a varied international career working for PLC’s as General Manager and Commercial Director and running his own businesses. All required leadership, commercial acumen and diplomacy both in the work place and with external clients.

Why choose Peter as your mediator?

  • Accredited with CEDR, the UK’s leading mediation network 
    Successfully Accredited November 2017.
  • CEDR UK Panel Member
    See appointed to CEDR's UK panel in 2019.
  • Successful and experienced business individual
    See business resume in ABOUT ME.
  • Works throughout the UK & Europe
    Living between Barcelona and the UK
  • Balanced and impartial
    Strictly impartial, but not afraid to be frank and proactive to help achieve a resolution
  • Transparent fees
    Works on a fixed-fee basis
  • A style to suit all parties
    Varying degrees of approaches to suit what is required for the clients to work towards reaching an agreement.

Areas of experience?

  • Commercial disputes
    Numerous years of commercial experience
  • Gaming & gambling
    Both retail and internet
  • Private Client
    Recently co mediated on a 7 figure probate dispute
  • Work Place
    Managed teams of up to 250 personnel

Click here for Peter Higgins Mediation Profile

WHAT CLIENTS SAY?

“Peter had an excellent understanding of the key issues. His persona and commercial approach significantly contributed to both parties ultimately reaching an agreed settlement.”

- James Atton, Partner, Mackrell Solicitors.  

“Peter’s extensive industry knowledge and experience, and his practical approach to mediation, guided the parties to a successful outcome.”

-QC

"Peter was absolutely fantastic in his role as mediator. He managed the process between both parties expertly and worked really hard to get this claim settled. He deserves a massive amount of credit."

-Charlie Logue Paddy Power Betfair Legal Council

“I was very impressed with Peter’s commitment to achieving a settlement. He kept the parties focused and maintained momentum whenever they were drifting apart. I will certainly be recommending his services in the future.”

Mark Stephens, Barrister, Legal 500

"Peter has an ability to understand the dynamics and interests of the various parties and looks not only at the moving parts between those involved but also at a structured way forward to find potential settlement areas that were not even considered previously"

Tara Brady Senior Managing Director, Financial Services, Accenture

"Peter has shown patience and insight, delivered in a calm manner when his assistance has been sought"

-Professor Chris Brady Director of the Centre for Sports Business, Salford University

"In my dealings with Peter his clarity and clear thinking has helped me with a number of career decisions. He is excellent at seeing avenues for progress that are often closed off to others."

Sam Matterface ITV & TALKSport commentator

"Peters personable style and diligent manner enables parties of varying dynamics to trust him & move forwards in reaching an agreement". He also brings a creative approach to helping clients reach resolutions"

Mark Blandford - Company Director

"Peter is inventive and persistent in creating possible strategies"

Jaswant Deol - Sports Director Betway

“I’d like to thank you for facilitating a successful conclusion; perhaps your initials should stand for ‘personable and helpful’. Or maybe ‘pragmatic and hortative’! Your relaxed demeanour and grasp of the issues in the case was also an important factor in enabling us to reach a settlement"

Mark Owen. Betfred Legal counsel