Senior Mediator

Senior MediatorThis mediator has at least 100 hours of mediation training, 500 hours of mediation experience, agrees to take part in at least 12 hours per year of continuing mediation education, and subscribes to's required standards of mediation practice.Premium Member

Colm Brannigan

Based in the Toronto area, with a province-wide online practice, Colm Brannigan has over two decades of experience as a mediator, arbitrator, and med-arbitrator in a wide range of two-party and multi-party disputes.

Litigation lawyer from 1983 – 1999.

Full-Time Med-Arbitrator, Mediator, Arbitrator and Trainer 1999 – present.

Chartered Mediator (C. Med.) – The ADR Institute of Canada (ADRIC)

Chartered Arbitrator (C. Arb.) – ADRIC

Chartered Med-Arbitrator (C. Med-Arb.) – ADRIC

Certified Mediator – International Mediation Institute.

Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (U.K.)

ADR Experience

Five Hundred plus med-arbs, mediations, and arbitrations in a wide variety of types of disputes.


Solution focused – facilitative or evaluative as required.


LL. M. (ADR) – Osgoode Hall Law School
LL.B. – Queen’s University
M.A. – McMaster University
B.A – University of Toronto.

Areas Of Practice

  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Commercial
  • Employment
  • Real Estate
  • Technology

Additional Services

  • Advanced Mediation Trainer
  • Arbitrator
  • Communication Skills Trainer
  • Conflict Coach
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediation Trainer
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Online Arbitrator
  • Systems Designer

Fees and Provisos

Please contact for details.

Liability Insurance

  • Yes

Professional Associations

  • NADN - Nat. Acad. of Distinguished Neutrals
  • CIArb - Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

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