Rebecca Eels, Senior Associate in Stone King's Family & Mediation Team, has been appointed to join the board of the Family Mediators Association (FMA). The membership organisation represents more than 300 family mediators and supports the education, training and high professional standards of mediators in England and Wales.
Rebecca is a trained mediator and mediator supervisor and is trained to speak to children in the mediation process where appropriate and agreed. She assists couples through their separation in a non-confrontational way and specialises in complex financial matters on divorce and children matters. Her appointment follows more than 15 years as a member of the FMA.
Rebecca said: "I am delighted to have been appointed to the FMA as a member of the board, I look forward to working together with the other board members to ensure that the high standards of the profession continue."
Rebecca is a Resolution Accredited Specialist in domestic abuse and private children law and a Family Law panel member of the Law Society. She is also trained in Collaborative Law, a new approach to assist those in relationship breakdowns to find a fair and mutually acceptable solution without the threat of Court proceedings.