Housing & Regeneration News
09 October, 2018
Leading North West legal practice Forbes Solicitors has joined forces with ADR Mediation and Training to offer independent mediation as part of its housing management services.
ASC Forbes offers Advice, Support and Consultancy for Housing Management and the new partnership offers a range of tailored options and support to help clients develop effective action plans.
ADR Mediation and Training is a community interest company which has grown its reputation and workforce to become one of the leading mediation services in the North of England.
Its staff are supported by a team of volunteer mediators who are all trained to College of Mediators standard.
The new partnership offers a complete case management approach which will help clients:
Darren Burton, Head of the Forbes' Housing Consultancy Service, based in Chorley, said: "The aim of this service is to enable front-line practitioners to resolve cases as quickly as possible in the interests of everyone who is involved. If a referral is not appropriate for mediation or legal enforcement, we will work with them to identify alternative prevention-based remedies."
Kim Logan, Director of ADR Mediation and training, said "We are excited to be working in partnership with Forbes Solicitors. This new, joined up approach will see mediation being used more effectively in case management, focusing on early intervention and gaining better results for all."
As part of the partnership, housing clients also have access to:
Clients rate Forbes Solicitors for its 'prompt action', 'flexibility' and 'very customer-focused approach'
2017 edition Legal 500
You were professional and well organised allowing for the court process to run flawlessly.
2011 Legal 500: The team at Forbes is 'responsive and proactive'.
Forbes are so attentive, always follow things up and are excellent value for money.
Chambers 2017: "They are friendly, professional, extremely effective advocates who always seek the best possible outcome."
2016 Legal 500: The 'holistic, fastidious and effective' team at Forbes Solicitors is noted for its 'wealth of sector knowledge'.