Debenhams Ottaway LLP is delighted to appoint Therium Capital Management Ltd, Sparkle Capital Ltd and Ferguson Litigation Funding Ltd to its litigation funding panel following an extensive procurement exercise. The firm’s clients include high net worth individuals, multinationals, growing corporates, financial institutions, insolvency practitioners and other professional practices.
Article published in New Law Journal, 20 October 2017
Litigation funding can help control costs & add value to the litigation process, says Sergei Purewal.
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”).
Article published in: Modern Law Magazine – Issue 30 | Published June 2017
Maurice Power, Ferguson Litigation Funding, examines common misconceptions funders hear
Ferguson Litigation Funding (FLF) today welcomes insolvency and litigation specialists Elizabeth Taylor and Sergei Purewal to the management team, strengthening the funder’s bench of high-level litigation expertise. Insolvency partner Elizabeth Taylor joins FLF as a Solicitor whilst Sergei Purewal, a non-practising Solicitor, will lead the team as Head of Funding. Read more…
Article published in: Modern Law Magazine | Published in February 2017
As third-party litigation funding matures in the European market, investors are increasingly considering the attractions of backing the funders. It is increasingly becoming a partnership that is working for both sides, and the key to success for investors lies in working with teams that are able to originate and source cases – because there is plenty of capital queueing up to back the right opportunities.