Bentham News

As one of the foremost litigation funders in the United States, Bentham is ever-innovating to serve the financing needs of plaintiffs, law firms and legal departments around the country. Learn more below about our company and the solutions we provide that make the judicial system accessible to more parties with meritorious claims.

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.
July 30, 2018
The readers of The Recorder have selected Bentham IMF as the number one litigation funding provider and one of the top three law firm funding providers.
March 14, 2018
The CEO Magazine sat down with IMF Bentham Executive Director and CEO, Andrew Saker, to discuss Bentham's plans for future growth in the global commercial litigation finance marketplace.
February 20, 2018
What does litigation finance and ‘tall poppy syndrome’ have in common? Listen to this podcast to find out!
February 05, 2018
Sale of the majority of its US investment portfolio to its US Fund enables the company to retain substantial upside exposure to the cases while substantially de-risking its balance sheet.
December 12, 2017
Stevens & Lee P.C. attorneys Eric Robinson and Daniel Huyett urge litigators to discuss litigation finance in an article published by Law360 today, describing it as “a subject that litigators ignore at the risk of a client relationship.”
September 22, 2017
The U.S. Chamber again seeks to amend the FRCP to allow for automatic disclosure of litigation funding agreements. In our response, we explain why their request should be denied by the Rules Committee.
June 16, 2017
The Hong Kong Legislative Counsel signals its acceptance of litigation finance by expressly permitting third party funding for arbitration, mediation, and related court proceedings in Hong Kong.
June 05, 2017
Three years after its rejection by the Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce renews its attempt to stifle litigation finance through a broad automatic disclosure rule.
April 27, 2017
Bentham IMF congratulates its U.S. Chief Investment Officer, Allison Chock, on her recent appointment to the board of directors for Public Counsel, the largest pro bono law firm in the nation.
April 27, 2017
Bentham IMF announced today that Allison Chock has been named as the new Chief Investment Officer for the company. Allison steps into the role after serving for almost four years as an Investment Manager and head of Bentham’s Los Angeles office.