Litigation Funding magazine provides accurate and in-depth coverage and comment on the complex issues of financing litigation and costs.

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Burford governance change fails to impress critics


Litigation funder attacked for 'laughter-inducing' governance as it replaces its chief finance officer.


Don't forget about criminal defence solicitors, PM told


Law Society highlights dangerous consequence of increasing resources solely for prosecutors.

Royal Courts of Justice, Strand

Solicitors not capped by pledge to honour original costs budget


Midlands firm had sought £400,000 in costs but former clients wanted to pay much less.

Chris Bogart

Burford hires lawyers to pursue criminal probe into shares dive


Litigation funder alleges that it has been a victim of illegal market manipulation.


Exclusive: SRA has £21.3m black hole in unrecovered costs


Regulator urged to rethink its prosecution policy and find a more proportionate alternative.

Royal Courts of Justice

Lawyers off the hook for client’s £1.9m malicious prosecution costs


Applicants said law firm should pay costs for claim in which it had a direct personal interest.

Chris Bogart

Battered Burford shows signs of recovery after nightmare week


Share price starts to rise again after lengthy rebuttal to claims that the business is in trouble.

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