2021 Litigation Finance Survey Report

Lake Whillans and Above The Law have released the results of their fifth annual litigation finance survey which shows that, among other things, firms with 500+ attorneys have the smallest proportion of firsthand experience with litigation finance, and across the board respondents practicing in the telecommunications and technology industries reported the most firsthand experience. Read more.

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6 Questions For A Legendary Former SDNY Judge (Part II)

Gaston Kroub of Kroub, Silbersher & Kolmykov continues his interview with legendary former SDNY judge Shira Scheindlin, asking her if she has been approached by any funders to help with their diligence and what critical misconceptions she sees around litigation funding.

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6 Questions For A Legendary Former SDNY Judge (Part I)

Gaston Kroub of Kroub, Silbersher & Kolmykov poses several questions about litigation finance to legendary former SDNY judge Shira Scheindlin, including whether she agrees that the presence of funding can make cases more difficult to resolve (spoiler alert – she doesn’t agree).

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How To Choose A Litigation Funder

Marla Decker of Lake Whillans summarises the results of a recent survey which indicates that economic terms are by far the most important factor lawyers consider when selecting a litigation funder, though she stresses that savvy claimholders and counsel should also ensure alignment on other dimensions besides cost.

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