The rapidly expanding field of commercial litigation finance holds great promise for litigants and investors alike. For businesses that hold meritorious litigation claims but fear the expense and outcome uncertainty of pursuing them, it provides an effective way to mitigate these risks. For law firms, it provides a way to hedge the risk of contingency matters and capitalize sustained litigation efforts. And for investors, it offers an opportunity to diversify into investments with its high yield, non-market correlated returns.
But for all participants in litigation finance, the evolving field is as abundant with risk and uncertainty as it is with opportunity. A Richards Kibbe & Orbe team of corporate and litigation attorneys helps investors, litigants and law firms navigate these risks while extracting the maximum benefit from the deals.
We assist clients with the negotiation of commercial litigation funding transactions and advise clients throughout the entire life cycle of financed cases. Specifically, we assist clients with: