The Peacekeeping and Conflict Resolution Team
A certified mediator listed with the Indian Institute of Arbitration and Mediation (IIAM), and is currently posted as the World Mediation Organization's (WMO) Continental Advisor for Asia.
He is also the development officer for Asia with the SCMA (London) and has been trained as a commercial mediator by the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA), under the aegis of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs.
He is the Founding President of Lex Infinitum: VMSCL-WMO International Dispute Resolution Competition, which premiers in Goa. He is also the co-founder of the Peacekeeping and Conflict Resolution Team (PACT). Jonathan is a listed member with the Young Mediators' Initiative (YMI) and the Goa Community Mediation Centre (GCMC).
He has trained as a Restorative Facilitator in Bangalore with Real Justice (Australia) and the International Institute of Restorative Practices (IIRP). He worked briefly as a Mediation Associate with the Centre for Advanced Mediation Practice (CAMP), Bangalore. Having graduated in Psychology and Law, Jonathan has travelled to Europe and Asia as a WMO representative for conferences and mediation events. He is also a lifetime member of the South Asian Society of Criminology and Victimology (SASCV).
An alumnus of the V.M. Salgaocar College of Law (Goa University) from where he graduated as Bachelor of Law in 2015. He is currently an LLM Candidate at the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution (Pepperdine University) as a JAMS Scholar.
Gracious is a qualified lawyer in India, with a primary interest in commercial arbitration and litigation. He is also an Accredited Mediator, currently empanelled at the Indian Institute of Arbitration and Mediation and at the Ministry Corporate Affairs (Western Region).
He did his training in cross-border mediation at the Prague Summer Mediation Academy (Charles University), as the recipient of the Charles IV Scholarship. He is also the Ambassador of the Young Mediator's Initiative (YMI) by the International Mediation Institute.
He is also the Global Ambassador of IBA-VIAC CDRC Vienna and Chairs its Young Global Ambassador Programme (YGAP). He is the founding member of the 'Peacekeeping And Conflict Resolution Team' (PACT), a group formed with the sole aim of breaking down barriers and inspiring people to explore consensual dispute resolution options. He has many legal academic publications to his name in national and international journals.
An accredited mediator from the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA), registered by Ministry of Corporate Affairs(MCA) Government of India and Indian Institute of Arbitration and Mediation (IIAM).
Nisshant is a certified mediator by the Charles University in cross border dispute resolution and is also the recipient of the Charles IV Scholarship at the Prague Summer Mediation Academy (cross border disputes), Charles University.
He has trained close to 1,000 participants in consensual dispute resolution. He was a part of the Local Organizing Committee at the Global Pound Conference (GPC) India 2018 and the Convenor of the GPC Knowledge Team.
He is an editor of the ADR World Magazine. Nisshant won mediation competitions and is an active coach for student teams participating in ADR tournaments and takes capacity building sessions at other National Law Universities in India.