Bill Thomson

BSocSc (UCT) BProc (SA) LLB (SA) DPLR (UNISA Graduate School of Business)
William is an Attorney and a CEDR (UK) and CD (SA) accredited Commercial and Civil Mediator. A former Director of the Independent Mediation Service of South Africa (IMSSA) he is currently a Senior Commissioner (Conciliator, Mediator, Arbitrator and Facilitator) with the Commission for Conciliation Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) and a Panellist with Public and Private Sector Bargaining Councils and Accredited Private Dispute Resolution Agencies. William teaches courses on Negotiation, Mediation and Labour Dispute Resolution at a number of South African Universities and he also facilitates Collective Bargaining, Negotiation, Conciliation and Mediation processes for the International Labour Organisation (ILO). William is a UCT GSB and internationally accredited Coach and he has over twenty-year’s experience in labour law and as an accredited and practicing mediator and arbitrator.