BarADR is an initiative of the New South Wales Bar Association to provide solicitors, in-house counsel and members of the public with access to barristers trained and accredited in the alternative dispute resolution (ADR) processes of mediation, arbitration and expert determination. For more information about BarADR or the process of accreditation, email us via

Family Law Settlement Service 

Accredited mediators under the National Mediation Accreditation System are invited to submit an expression of interest for appointment to the Family Law Settlement Service by 5pm Friday 19 January 2018.

For more information,see the information package.

The application form can be found here.



Expert determiners

Sample agreements


BarADR also encourages you to download our sample  arbitrationmediation and expert determination agreements. They may be freely used and customised to suit the needs of the parties and the circumstances of the dispute.