Member of Chambers Profile

Sally Thompson

Year of Call: 1994



Sally is a civil and commercial Barrister Mediator, accredited by the ADR Group and Regents College, London. She is a member of several commercial mediation panels, the Standing Conference of Mediation Advocates and the Family Mediators’ Association.

She has experience of mediating a wide range of cases in the civil and commercial sectors, spanning the fields of probate & trusts; professional negligence; finance, banking & insurance; property, landlord & tenant; defamation; building & construction;; discrimination, consumer issues, boundary and contractual disputes. 

A criminal law barrister specialising in high-value fraud and asset-recovery, Sally brings a specialist background knowledge to the resolution of actions against the police and asset-recovery mediation. She also mediates workplace disputes and those arising within the educational field, including SEN.

As a qualified family mediator she deals with all aspects of ancillary relief and contact, for both divorcing couples and co-habitees.

Sally is a member of the mediation panel of Law Works – the mediation limb of the Bar Pro Bono Panel – and that of several community mediation services: mediating disputes relating to housing, discrimination, neighbourhood conflicts and other social issues. She is also an experienced Restorative Justice Facilitator.

Publications include Archbold Practical Research Papers, and the Criminal Law Review.