Serena is a solicitor of more than 15 years’ standing, and an accredited mediator, able to assist with all commercial and workplace issues and with specialist experience in marine and commercial disputes.
Dispute resolution plays a key role in her case management strategy; Serena is a fully accredited civil, commercial and workplace mediator. She is a Panel Mediator for the Civil Mediation Council (the regulatory body for mediators). She is a Panel Mediator and committee member of the Association of South West Mediators (ASWM), a member of the Society of Mediators (London) and the Mediator Network and is associated with and supports a number of charity organisations. Serena is fully compliant with the European Code of Practice for Mediators 2004. Serena is passionate about dispute resolution, and has been instrumental in establishing the Mediation Panel with us at Nexa Law.
Serena is also a Lieutenant Commander in the Royal Navy Reserve and she is currently Executive Officer (XO) of HMS Vivid, having undertaken and been appointed to a number of tactical and strategic roles throughout her naval career. Her diverse management roles within the military include being the Equality Diversity & Inclusion (ED&I) advisor, trainer and case handler, which makes her very well placed to support on workplace disputes in this area.
In her spare time Serena enjoys spending time on the water, maintaining a smallholding, and walking on the moors.