Areas of practice

In-house training
Strategic planning 


Bachelor of Laws, Melbourne University

Barrister and Solicitor, Supreme Court of Victoria

Solicitor, Supreme Court of New South Wales

Doctor of Juridical Science, University of Technology Sydney

ICCP Certificate and Advanced Certificate in Executive Coaching

Accredited Quality Auditor (IQA program)

Accredited Administrator, Myer-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)

NMAS Nationally Accredited Mediator



Professorial Visiting Fellow, University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Visiting Professor, Catholica University Lisbon

Coach, UNSW team, ICC Mediation Competition Paris


Dr Rosemary Howell has experience as a lawyer, strategic planner, teacher
and CEO and as Secretary General of the Law Council of Australia.
She delivers mediation, coaching, facilitation, strategic planning and training
services to a diverse range of business and government clients in 6 countries.  

She teaches negotiation and dispute resolution at undergraduate and postgraduate
level at UNSW and she is the architect of the Masters of Dispute Resolution program.  

She also provides these programs to organisations as diverse as the
Commonwealth Bank and the ACCC.

Further training and experience

Harvard Negotiation basic and advanced training programs

Teaching Fellow, Harvard Negotiation Program 

Teaching Assistant with the Harvard Faculty (including Professor Roger Fisher) in Melbourne and Sydney

UC Berkeley Mindfulness Initiative


2013 International Who’s Who of Commercial Mediation

2013 UNSW Award for Academic Service for ‘significant contribution towards developing,
enabling and supporting community and collegiality at the Law School'

2013 Inaugural LEADR Award for ‘Significant Contribution to ADR’

2015 Who's Who in Business in Australia