Parent and child

Mother faces £20,000 costs bill despite successfully challenging care order

22 February 2018By

Court of Appeal says local authorities cannot make up for legal aid funding deficiencies.

Mr Justice Warby

UKIP hit with third-party costs bill in libel case

19 February 2018By

Exceptional ruling reflects the impact of ’deliberate and calculated’ decisions, says Mr Justice Warby.

Piggy bank

£300m pot shows 'high demand' for litigation funding

15 February 2018By

Therium Capital Management announcement suggests more high-profile class action lawsuits in the offing.

Mr Justice Foskett

Court rules 90% Part 36 offer was genuine attempt to settle

9 February 2018By

Judge grants costs benefits to claimant who had offered to settle case before it went to trial.

Lord Justice Lewison

Appeal court: £70m negligence claim against Mayfair law firm blocked by settlement agreement

9 February 2018By

Mayfair firm had signed a tripartite deal preventing any future claims.

All Litigation Funding news

Rachel Rothwell landscape

Aiming at the wrong target

12 February 2018By

Instead of seeking to deny redress to victims of NHS blunders, politicians ought to focus on how medics can be helped to make fewer mistakes

All Opinion


Lloyds tesco rbs

Litigation funding poised to go global

29 January 2018By Rosemary Ioannou

New and innovative products are establishing third-party funding as a staple of the UK claims market – other jurisdictions will follow

Denis O'Brien

Out of step on third-party funding

22 January 2018

Third-party litigation funding remains illegal in Ireland.

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