Claude Amar has more than twenty years of experience as a mediator and has intervened in extremely complex disputes, including very old or multi-party (more than 80 parties), French or international. His professional experience allows him to be very creative in finding solutions "outside the box". Claude has been recognized, since 2020, as a Global Elite & Thought Leader for mediation in France by Who's Who Legal.
Claude Amar is a DPLG architect (Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris) and has taken the finance course at INSEAD, Fontainebleau.
He specializes in the development of hotels around the world. He is also founder and president of the EyeTech Foundation, dedicated to the fight against cataract blindness. Claude has more than twenty years of experience as a mediator and has intervened in extremely complex disputes, including very old or multi-party disputes (more than 80 parties), both French and international. His professional experience allows him to be very creative in finding solutions "outside the box".
He is a certified mediator by the IMI (International Mediation Institute), the SIMI (Singapore International Mediation Institute) and the IFCM (Institut Français de Certification des Médiateurs). He is accredited by many French Courts of Appeal and French and international institutions, such as ICC France, HKMC (Hong Kong Mediation Council), SIMC (Singapore International Mediation Centre), JIMC (Japan International Mediation Centre) and CMCC (Centre de Médiation Civile et Commerciale - Luxembourg).
He was trained in mediation by Gary Friedman at the Center for Mediation in Law in San Francisco and attended Harvard Law School's Program On Negotiation, directed by Robert Mnookin.
Claude participated in the creation of the Espace d'accès à la médiation (mediation access space), aimed at a public in difficulty, in partnership with Droit d'urgence and the Abbé Pierre foundation. He also co-founded Médiation Studio, an association of professional mediators.
Claude Amar is President of the Academy of Mediation, a member of the IMI Standards Commission, a member of the Board of Governors and Distinguished Fellow of the IAM (International Academy of Mediators) and President of the IFCM (French Institute of Mediator Certification).
"I am pleased with this positive outcome and sincerely thank Mr. Ombudsman for his role in facilitating this matter."
"I can only express my esteem and admiration for Mr. AMAR, who knew how to resolve a long-standing situation between the parties with skill, tact and psychology.
"This mediation was a unique opportunity to rebuild inBn a relationship with the other side and we owe it to you."
"Mr. Ombudsman, thank you. You were able to find the words to foster this conciliatory atmosphere."
"This case has a nice outcome and we proBt this email to congratulate Mr. Mediator who worked to make sure that each party got a fair deal."
"My principal and I would like to thank you for the quality of the meeting you were able to arrange, which helped to resolve any dispute."
"I thank you ... for the quality of your welcome and your listening."
Contact Claude Amar
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tel + 33 1 44 34 08 88
9 rue de l'Amiral Hamelin