Insights & Commentary

May 22, 2020
New to Litigation Finance? Start Here.

While litigation finance is now commonly discussed and considered in the legal industry, many people still have questions about what it is, how it works, and why it is financially beneficial to claimholders and law firms.  This post will discuss these basic questions for single-case commercial litigation funding, and later posts will discuss certain aspects […]

March 9, 2020
NYC Bar Association Working Group Endorses Litigation Finance

The New York City Bar Association, one of the nation’s most influential legal associations with 24,000 members, created a working group in January 2019 to study litigation funding. The forming of this working group was important as the New York City Bar Association had previously issued a controversial non-binding opinion stating that litigation finance could […]

October 19, 2018
Need Litigation Finance? Don’t Skip These 5 Steps

As it appeared in Law360 By Molly Pease Litigation finance has garnered increased acceptance in the business world and many companies find themselves applying for financing for the first time. The process is not difficult, but few do it right. How can you best position your company to get approval for litigation financing? And how […]

May 17, 2018
Curiam Statement on Litigation Funding Developments

In the last ten days, there have been two developments concerning the disclosure of litigation finance agreements. On May 7, federal Judge Dan Polster issued an order in the opioids multidistrict litigation in Ohio that required limited disclosure of litigation finance agreements. Although the order was hailed in some circles as big news, the litigation […]