Sydney's leading commercial mediator

Robert Angyal SC


Commercial Mediation Sydney is the mediation practice of Robert Angyal SC, a leading Sydney commercial mediator.

Robert Angyal (pronounced “Angel”) has been mediating since 1991. He pioneered mediation by Sydney barristers.

He has vast experience in mediating commercial disputes of all types, including:

Partnership Disputes

Insurance Claims

Lessor-Lessee Disputes

Intellectual Property Actions

Contractual Claims

Banking Disputes

Trade Practices Claims

Professional Negligence Actions

Effective Mediator


Doyle's Guide to Commercial Mediation 2022
One of only eight mediators to win this award
Doyle's Guide to Commercial Mediation 2021
One of New South Wales’ leading mediators
Who’s Who Legal: Australia and New Zealand 2021
One of only six Australian barrister-mediators listed


Extremely patient, objective, helpful, wise
The matter would not have settled without your patience and calming influence
Thank you for all your hard work at the mediation–I don’t think I have ever seen a mediator work so hard

Blog Posts

Robert has written extensively on commercial mediation–and many other subjects besides.

Flying Pig: Essential Tool For Mediators

How to spot a fake apology – especially an insult-and-justification-masquerading-as-an-apology

Whatever happened to the National ADR Principles: A Reply by Robert Angyal SC

American lawyers are allowed to lie when mediating. Why?

You need FlyingPig in your mediation toolkit

Party self-determination in mediation: A core concept, or does the emperor have no clothes?