Litigation funding is usually thought of as a resource to enable plaintiffs and law firms with limited financial resources to prosecute complex claims. However, there are circumstances where well capitalized plaintiffs can benefit from its use. After a brief overview of what litigation finance is and how it works, the discussion focused on scenarios where funding can be used to benefit public bondholders, hedge fund and private equity investors as well as litigation trust trustees.
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
4PM to 4:50PM (ET)|Webcast Only
1.0 CLE Credit|Available for NYS Transitional and Non-Transitional – Areas of Professional Practice
- Kenneth Epstein, Investment Manager & Legal Counsel, Bentham IMF
- Ira Herman, Partner, Blank Rome LLP
- Bridget Marsh, EVP & Deputy General Counsel, LSTA, Intro
- Christopher Young, Corporate Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer, Bentham IMF