Jonathan Rodrigues

Jonathan Rodrigues

Jonathan Rodrigues is an accredited negotiator and mediator listed with the Indian Institute of Arbitration and Mediation (IIAM), Cochin, and an empaneled civil and commercial mediator with the Indian Institute of Corporate Affair s (IICA) for the western region, under the aegis of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (Govt. of India). He is trained and certified in facilitating cross-border disputes by the summer academy hosted at Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic. 

Jonathan is the co-founder and partner at The PACT. He is the founding - president of Lex Infinitum, Goa and Intercessionis, Pune. He is the co-creator of Advocate Maximus, the arbitration-mediation competition premiering in New Delhi in 2018. Jonathan blogs at and

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Articles and Video:

The Mediation Advocate’s Alphabet (10/19/18)
From limited experiences, learning from mistakes, compliments from clients, advise from mentors and suggestions from peers, here is a guidebook with some cheat codes for any amateur lawyer looking to rehearse before a Mediation.

India’s Internet Citizens Can Finally Settle Online! (06/07/18)
This millennial generation demands quick, accessible and tech-ridden supply of solutions to all its needs. How, then, does this generation remain indifferent and accommodating of the traditionally inefficient court system?