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Caroline Bowden is a Consultant at Anthony Gold. She specialises in Family Mediation, based in the South London offices at Streatham and London Bridge.
Caroline has been a pioneer of Family Mediation since her training in 1997. She is probably one of the most in-demand mediators in the London area.
Caroline’s practice covers clients funded privately and with public funding. She specialises in all aspects of family law, for both married and unmarried couples.
Her approach is known as robust and practical but also warm and friendly. She works hard to provide a forum that her clients can trust as the best place to work out their issues. She achieves high settlement rates.
Caroline is also an accredited civil and commercial mediator. She sees how the facilitation skills acquired from her years of experience in family mediation proves invaluable in the search for solutions in the commercial and civil context.
- Partner at Anthony Gold until 2006 when she became a Consultant specialising exclusively in mediation.
- One of only three mediators in London listed on the selective “Super Lawyers” list 2013 by Thomson Reuters. One of the others was her colleague Kim Beatson.
- Winner of Family Mediator of the Year 2014 at the Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year Awards
- Winner of ADR Practitioner of the Year 2014 at the Family Law Awards
- Hard working member of Resolution’s Dispute Resolution Committee.(Resolution being the 6,500 strong Solicitors Family Law Association.)
- Legal 500 rated:-
“A lead both in the practice and policy of mediation.”
“A committed, dedicated and highly skilled mediator.”
“Empathetic and measured, and achieves results.”
- Law Society’s Advance Mediation Panel Member
- Resolution accredited specialist in finance and children disputes
- Contributor to the Law Society Mediation Handbook
- Former member of The Children Panel
- Resolution Accredited for Direct Consultation with Children in Mediation
- Certificate in Counselling, Birkbeck University
- Trained Collaborative Lawyer