Perspectives from Within

Bentham is a litigation finance company providing funding to plaintiffs for large commercial disputes in the United States and abroad. Bentham is the U.S. arm of IMF Bentham Limited, one of the oldest and most experienced commercial litigation funders in the world. We offer law firms and their clients, a risk-sharing partnership and a proven record of success as a leading global litigation funder.

We hope that this ejournal will open your eyes to the world of litigation finance and our values-based approach to this alternative option. We welcome your comments and questions.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this blog is general in nature and does not constitute legal advice. We urge claimholders to get advice from their lawyers on litigation funding.
November 30, 2016
Litigation finance is an important tool that can help debtors and trustees improve recoveries for their stakeholders. Here's how.
November 22, 2016
Bentham must consider a host of important financial and economic factors when considering whether to fund a case.
November 16, 2016
Bentham welcomes a new addition to its U.S. investment committee - former chief judge of the Northern District of California, Vaughn R. Walker.
November 09, 2016
Litigation funding is rising in Asia, giving law firms and their clients new opportunities to pursue strong claims in a wide variety of cases.
November 02, 2016
Firms that are experiencing a slowdown may find value in litigation funding as a means of taking on high-risk cases.
October 26, 2016
The latest issue of Norton Rose Fulbright’s International Arbitration Report focuses on recent changes to the rules surrounding third-party funding in international arbitration.
October 20, 2016
Litigation funding provides in-house counsel with the ability to pursue claims while overcoming the objections they typically hear from their financial team.
October 11, 2016
Though the ancient doctrine of champerty is on the decline, it’s still used in some jurisdictions to invalidate funding agreements.
October 05, 2016
There are ethical rules funders and lawyers must be mindful of that prevent a third party from directly influencing case strategy.
October 04, 2016
Los Angeles Investment Manager David Gallagher recently participated on a panel discussion about litigation funding hosted by LACBA's Antitrust & Unfair Business Practices Section.