Dr Mahmood FCIArb is a dual qualified barrister in England & Wales and in Pakistan. He is an accredited Commercial Mediator and sits on various committees relating to ADR internationally. He has a broad commercial litigation and arbitration practice covering a wide range of contractual, property and construction law disputes. His work includes a particular emphasis on company, insolvency and property matters, as well as complex commercial disputes generally. He has been appointed recently to the prestigious 'Sports Resolution' Panel and 'Court of Arbitration for Art' Panel as an Arbitrator and Mediator. Dr Mahmood is a Honorary Lecturer in ADR at the University of Keele - School of Law. He has lectured internationally and written frequently in international journals and newspapers. He has acted as a 'Consultant' to the Council of Europe in ADR and has a particular focus in the South Asia and MENA region.