Phillip Green is a mediator, arbitrator, adjudicator, and barrister. He is based in Wellington and works in New Zealand and overseas.
He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators’ (London) and a Fellow of the Arbitrators' and Mediators’ Institute of New Zealand (AMINZ). He is on the AMINZ:
Phillip believes that successful mediation prospects are improved by the participants preparing, and he gives guidance and encouragement for this to happen.
Phillip is the Founding President of the Arbitrators’ and Mediators’ Institute of New Zealand (AMINZ). Phillip has held various positions in AMINZ, including Director of Professional Studies, Chair of the AMINZ Investigations Committee, Institute Examiner and Member of the Joint Massey University and AMINZ Committee.
Phillip’s barristerial experience has been broad. It includes commercial and civil litigation, insurance, banking, construction, contract, tort, consumer law, health, education, partnership law, employment law, transport law including domestic shipping, public law, civil, mechanical and electrical engineering, Treaty of Waitangi law, resource management, environment and local authority law, energy and telecommunications, IT, medical issues, estates and professional disciplinary tribunal work.
Phillip has written extensively on arbitration, mediation and alternative dispute resolution generally. His published texts are set out below.
Phillip lives in Wellington and is married with four adult children and six grandchildren. After his family, his favourite interests include music, cooking, reading, gardening, walking and fishing.