Peters & Peters

Partner and Head of Civil Fraud Jonathan Tickner, and Trainee Solicitor Holly Buick discuss the wealthy turning to litigation funding to cover legal costs in the International Adviser

Historically perceived as a last-ditch resort for the cash-strapped, litigation funding has evolved into a commercially astute alternative for many litigants, including HNWIs with valuable claims who are reluctant to commit significant resources to costly legal proceedings. In short, litigation funding is where a litigant obtains the financing to cover the costs of bringing a claim from a third party with no direct interest in the legal proceedings. Read more