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Woodsford participates in consultation the DIFC draft Practice Direction on third party funding

Earlier this year, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts invited parties to give their views on the draft Practice Direction on third party funding. Woodsford Litigation Funding was pleased to be involved in this consultation. Zachary Krug, Senior Investment Officer at Woodsford commented, “We [...]

By | 2017-08-14T10:33:18+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: Third-Party Funding|Tags: , , |

Woodsford Litigation Funding kick starts New Year with executive appointments

Growing team focused on global opportunities LONDON and NEW YORK – Monday 9th January 2017, Woodsford Litigation Funding, the global provider of litigation financing solutions for businesses, individuals, and law firms, has announced a series of senior and executive appointments Woodsford Litigation Funding has promoted [...]

By | 2017-07-31T11:06:59+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Categories: Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: , , , , |

Litigation Funding 2017 – global comparative guide now available

Woodsford is proud to announce the publication of the first edition of Litigation Funding 2017, published by 'Getting the Deal Through' and edited by Woodsford’s Steven Friel and Jonathan Barnes. This is the first global comparative survey of the law and practice of third-party litigation with [...]

By | 2017-07-31T11:14:28+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

Helena Kennedy to give the inaugural WLF Lecture

Baroness Helena Kennedy QC to deliver the inaugural Woodsford Litigation Funding Lecture at the University of Westminster Law School on 11 October 2016 Baroness Helena Kennedy QC is one of Britain's most distinguished lawyers. She has spent her professional life giving voice to those who have [...]

By | 2017-08-02T11:03:23+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: |

Jonathan Barnes, Chief Operating Officer elected to the Board of ALF

Jonathan Barnes, Chief Operating Officer at Woodsford Litigation Funding, has been elected to the Board of the Association of Litigation Funders. Jonathan joins other leading lights in the litigation funding community on the governing committee of the Association, which is an independent body that has [...]

By | 2017-07-31T11:13:42+00:00 July 25th, 2016|Categories: Association of Litigation Funders, Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: , |

John Beechey as Commander of Order of the Queen’s Birthday List

John Beechey, the former president of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, and a member of the investment advisory panel at Woodsford Litigation Funding, has been appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the Queen's Birthday Honours List, released on 10 June [...]

WLF in The Leap 100 2016: The definitive list of fast-growth companies

Woodsford Litigation Funding is delighted to have been included on The Leap 100 2016 – a list of the 100 most exciting, fast-growth companies in the UK, launched by Mishcon de Reya and City AM. All the companies selected have demonstrated substantial growth over the [...]

By | 2017-08-14T10:41:04+00:00 April 29th, 2016|Categories: Woodsford Litigation Funding|Tags: , , |

Charlie Morris joins Woodsford Litigation Funding as Senior Investment Officer

Woodsford Litigation Funding is pleased to announce that Charlie Morris has joined the company as Senior Investment Officer, reporting to Steven Friel, the firm’s Chief Investment Officer. Charlie has significant experience of handling commercial disputes, often with an international dimension. He has represented a broad [...]

By | 2017-05-04T14:26:40+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Categories: Commercial Disputes|Tags: , , |

Bonavero Institute of Human Rights at Oxford University

Access to justice sits at the bedrock of our work at Woodsford Litigation Funding. The principle that we should make a positive contribution to a just society has been enshrined in our business by our Chairman Yves Bonavero, who, together with his wife Anne, established [...]

By | 2017-08-14T10:40:22+00:00 February 25th, 2016|Categories: Human Rights|Tags: , , , |

Jonathan Barnes on the future of litigation funding

Woodsford Litigation Funding’s Jonathan Barnes was interviewed by Corporate Disputes magazine on the subject of the future of litigation funding. Jonathan discusses key developments shaping the market, the increasing prevalence of alternative fee arrangements, regulatory developments, and the growing understanding of litigation funding as an [...]

By | 2017-07-31T10:59:08+00:00 January 19th, 2016|Categories: Litigation Funding|Tags: , |