Like many people, I often use Christmas as an opportunity to catch up with old friends and let them know my family and career news. Having told an old university friend that after 23 years in private practice I was now working for a litigation funder, a few days after Christmas I received a LinkedIn invitation from him including, to my surprise, a message asking me “What on earth is litigation funding?”. I was surprised by the message because my friend is a practising solicitor, having qualified twenty years ago.
Ferguson Litigation Funding (“FLF”) is a company bringing together experts from the legal and finance sectors to provide third party funding to liquidators, individuals and corporates who are unable to pursue a claim due to the prohibitive cost of litigation.
Article published in New Law Journal, 20 October 2017
Litigation funding can help control costs & add value to the litigation process, says Sergei Purewal.
Webinar presented by Maurice Power of Ferguson Litigation Funding Limited.
Article published in The Times’ The Brief by The Brief team
More than 90 per cent of insolvency litigation specialists consider using third-party funders in their actions, research published yesterday revealed.
Research by Ferguson Litigation Funding (FLF), has found that, 18-months after the removal of the exemption from the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (LASPO), 93% of Insolvency Practitioners say they are more likely to seek third party litigation funding, as supported by the Statements of Insolvency Practitioners (SIP) 2 para 11.
Over 12 months has passed since the removal of the exemption for insolvency litigation from the Jackson reforms brought within the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (“LASPO”).
Ferguson Litigation Funding (FLF) welcomes business development and client care specialist Paul Cooklin to the management team, further strengthening the funder’s capability. Paul joins FLF as Business Development Manager, arriving from litigation funder Manolete Partners PLC, where he was formerly Chief Operating Officer.
Article published in: Modern Law Magazine – Issue 30 | Published June 2017
Maurice Power, Ferguson Litigation Funding, examines common misconceptions funders hear