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.
March 18, 2020
For investment bankers tasked with monetizing a firm’s legal assets, litigation funding can provide the tools needed to unlock the value of a company’s meritorious claims.
March 11, 2020
Litigation finance can offer in-house counsel a path to modernization lined with benefits that include increased profits, a decrease in litigation spend, and an experienced partner with whom to share the risk of litigation.
March 04, 2020
As litigation finance continues to grow, many firms are discovering they can use it as an alternative to taking on debt while maximizing revenue from their portfolio of litigation matters
February 26, 2020
Decision Alert: The Supreme Court of Canada affirms a debtor’s litigation finance agreement with Bentham Canada. We discuss what this could mean for U.S. insolvency practitioners.
February 25, 2020
IMF Bentham Limited and Omni Bridgeway are excited to announce that IMF Bentham Limited and its subsidiary companies, including Bentham IMF, are adopting the unified global name of Omni Bridgeway, following a shareholder vote at the company's General Meeting on 14 February 2020.
February 19, 2020
Startup guru Andre Gharakhanian disucsses his move from Big Law to a startup practice, his philosophy about representing early-stage companies, and his expert advice to company founders on everything from the search for legal counsel to the value of litigation finance as a tool for resource-challenged startups.
February 12, 2020
One may need to bring an enforcement action that will capture debtor’s assets or create enough leverage with the debtor to force payment. But enforcement against an unwilling debtor can be complex, time consuming and very costly—and even more so when the debtor and its assets are situated abroad.
February 05, 2020
For insurers and their outside counsel, litigation finance can offer creative ways to pursue subrogation and reinsurance claims that otherwise may have been left behind.
January 29, 2020
The Conservative Case for Litigation Finance: We discuss how litigation finance has become an integral part of our legal system and what this means for lawyers and claimants.
January 22, 2020
International arbitration can be a costly, lengthy, and complex process. Funding provides benefits to both smaller and larger companies engaging in them.