HFW’s Fast Track process
Dispute arises, which parties fail to resolve amicably.
Fast Track Mediation
Parties agree to Fast Track mediation.
Parties each write to appoint an HFW accredited mediator and provide a brief summary of the dispute.
HFW's accredited mediator submits Fast Track terms for signature by each party plus a timetable for the process.
Parties submit position statements and evidence in support of their positions.
1 or 2-day mediation meeting with HFW's accredited mediator.
Where resolution is achieved, a settlement agreement will be prepared by HFW’s accredited mediator.
Referral to adjudication if parties have previously agreed to this.
Final and binding adjudication decision issued by HFW’s accredited mediator.