This briefing looks at how a recent case of Rolf v De Guerin [2011] shows how important it is for litigants and their legal advisers to consider the potential consequences of a refusal to engage in mediation, or other forms of alternative dispute resolution.

For more information please contact Alison Regan, partner, Gareth Ledsham, solicitor - senior associate, or Emma Saunders, solicitor.

Mediation a salutary tale - February 12.pdf