Arc Mediation News


Dr Roisin O’Shea, Partner Arc Mediation and Dr Sinead Conneely, Law Lecturer at Waterford Institute of Technology have released findings from their research in the District Court, published in the current issue of the Irish Journal of Family law. Citation: ‘Domestic Violence in the District Court’, Irish Journal of Family […]

Domestic Violence in the District Court – Empirical Study by ...


Arc Mediation was invited as one of 12 organisations to make submissions as stakeholders to the Joint Committee on Justice and Equality in relation to reform of the family law system, and in particular looking at the benefits of using mediation to resolve disputes. The committee report was launched today […]

Joint Committee on Justice and Equality recommends mediation for families ...


ARC Mediation will be involved in the Waterford Chamber of Commerce’ Regional Leaders Programme again for the 2019/20 enrolment. The programme features group and individual mentors who provide assistance, guidance and support to other Chamber members. As the Waterford Chamber CEO, Gerard Hurley, explained “The programme is designed to develop […]

Regional Leaders Programme 2019/20



Dr Roisin O’Shea and colleague Dr Sinead Conneely co-authored a piece on the findings from their research project,  ‘Innovative Family Mediation Research Initiative Embedded in the Community’, which has now been published in the U.S. published and Internationally-read Family Court Review, Vol 57 No. 3, Wiley Publishing. For more information […]

Dr Roisin O’Shea published in US Journal


ARC would like to welcome 2 new associates to our growing & interdisciplinary team. Michael J Dempsey has several decades experience as a management accountant and company secretary for SMEs, PLCs, not-for-profits and multinational organisations. Michael will be working with the ARC team on the resolution of succession planning, family […]

Welcome to the Team


Reform of the Family Law System; Identifying Solutions by ARC founder Dr Róisín O’Shea On the 6thof March 2019 Dr Róisín O’Shea was invited to make an oral submission at Leinster House to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Justice and Equality, and participate in questions and answers with the Committee. […]

ARC’s submission to the Dail Select Committee on Justice & ...