Desislava Kamenova is lawyer at Sofia Bar Association and mediator at the Agreement and Mediation Centre, Sofia. The centre was established in 2010 and has been functioning at the District Court of Sofia and the Sofia City Court, Bulgaria. Currently a PhD student, Ms. Kamenova is writing a thesis on ”Nonverbal communication in mediation” at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski", Faculty of Philosophy, Department of Rhetoric. She is interested in alternative dispute resolution, focused on mediation, the proportion of verbal and nonverbal communication in the mediation procedure and improving the communication quality between conflicting parties. She is focused on exploring how nonverbal communication affects the quality of the procedure of mediation and how the mediator could use body language in practice.