Dr Cate Banks

Location of service: 
Nationally via digital, QLD
Services offered via digital means: 
Yes, via Skype, Zoom Video/Web Conferencing, teleconferencing, Google Meeting.
Contact: 

Mobile: 0413 143 884

Pricing: 
$375/hr, $2,700/day, Extended mediation following per day booking - $300/hr.

Mediation experience

I have worked as a full time dispute resolution practitioner for the last 9 years, and part time for over 15 years and have conducted in excess of 2000 mediations.

  • Accredited Mediator, National Mediator Accreditation Standards Australia  (2008-present)
  • Accredited Mediator, Magistrates Court
  • Accredited panel of mediators Small Claims, Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (2009-2014)
  • Panel Mediator Dispute Resolution Centre, Department of Justice and Attorney-General Queensland (2009-present)
  • Accredited Mediator, Queensland Law Society (2012-present)
  • Accredited Mediator, Advanced Practitioner Member, LEADR (2010-present)
  • Accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner, Attorney-General’s Department Australia (2009-present).

Mediation qualifications

  • Facilitator Training, Dart - 2014-2015
  • Elder Mediation Training (Dale Bagshaw) – 2015
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment – 2014
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice – 2012
  • Diploma of Professional Counselling, AIPC – 2013
  • Graduate Certificate in Dispute Resolution, Griffith University – 2011
  • Graduate Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution, Institute of Social Relations – 2010
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Intellectual Property), Griffith University - 2005.

Specialist experience and qualifications

I have been conducting mediations between businesses for the last 15 years. Some of these have involved intellectual property disputes, particularly in the online space.

I have conducted over 2000 hours of mediation services in a variety of areas, including:

  • Small business
  • Commercial
  • Intellectual property
  • Court ordered mediations.

 

Additional Information

My PhD was written on moral rights in Australia, and subsequent publications related to this have been cited in international and national publications.