Arbitration to mediation to arbitration with the same parties in the same international commercial dispute before the same neutral : innovative evolution or recipe for disaster?

Stephen David Mau

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Examines the views of alternative dispute resolution practitioners and academics on the feasibility of using an arbitration/mediation/arbitration (Arb/Med/Arb) process before the same neutral, who first serves as an arbitrator, then a mediator and then an arbitrator again if the mediation fails, to resolve international commercial disputes, including on the enforceability of the awards produced. Presents a glossary of relevant terms.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)429-463
Number of pages35
JournalConstruction law journal
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2015


  • Arbitration awards
  • Arbitrators
  • Enforcement
  • Hybrid dispute resolution
  • Impartiality
  • Mediators

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