Category Archives: Deals

Three Quarters of Law Firms Would Consider External Ownership

Three quarters of law firms would consider selling a percentage of their business to an external buyer, new research has revealed.

BridgePoint Financial closes $10 million funding to advance Indigenous legal claims

Canadian legal funding specialist BridgePoint Financial Services Inc. (“BridgePoint”) is pleased to announce the closing of a $10 million financing with Calgary-based Maurice Law, Canada’s first and only Indigenous-owned national law firm. The transaction is part of a broader financing program established by BridgePoint in association with Maurice Law to promote access to justice and to expedite the fair and just settlement of First Nations’ legal claims against Canada based on outstanding treaty obligations and other historic grievances.