Category Archives: Commercial

NYU Center on Civil Justice Hosting Litigation Finance Conference

The Center on Civil Justice recently launched its Dispute Financing Library, a free, neutral repository of documents relating to the third-party litigation funding industry.  It is online at www.DisputeFinancingLibrary.org.

Frances Coats joins Augusta as General Counsel

London 10th October 2019, Augusta today announces the appointment of Frances Coats as General Counsel, based in London.

Debut Of Litigation Finance Firm BlueWhite Legal Capital Marks Latest Jules Kroll Venture, Leveraging Decades Of Legal And Business Success

NEW YORKOct. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BlueWhite Legal Capital (“BlueWhite” or “the Company”), a privately-held litigation finance firm led by Jules KrollAaron RubinsteinEarl Doppelt, and Jack Blackburn – all prominent business, legal and finance professionals – today announced its official company launch.

Financial Poise™ Announces “Ethical Problems Associated with Paying for Litigation,” a New Webinar Premiering October 16th at 1:00 PM CST through West LegalEdcenter™

Bryant Park Capital Arranges $104.5 Million in Capital for Legis Finance

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / September 23, 2019 / Bryant Park Capital (“BPC”), a leading middle market investment bank, announced today that Legis Finance Ltd. (“Legis” or the “Company”) recently closed on a $104.5 million capital raise transaction with a global investment management firm. This financing adds to its current insurance and merchant banking capacity, and gives the Company a long-term capital partner to finance operations and originations.

The Association of Litigation Funders of England and Wales appoints Susan Dunn as Chair

London 2 October 2019: The Association of Litigation Funders of England & Wales (“the ALF”) today announced the appointment of Susan Dunn as Chair at the ALF’s Annual General Meeting. Susan Dunn currently serves as a Director of the ALF and succeeds Leslie Perrin, following his expression of a desire to stand down this year after serving as Chair for almost 8 years.