Navigating the litigation funding and insurance market: choosing a funder
Katie Armstrong November 15th, 2018

In the final instalment of a two-part series of TheJudge Global’s guide to the litigation funding and insurance market, Katie Armstrong reviews the factors clients should take into consideration when choosing a litigation funding provider. Plaintiffs shouldn’t be tempted to … Continued

Read this article
TheJudge expands litigation insurance options in Canada
Katie Armstrong August 30th, 2018

TheJudge Global’s arrival in Canada has transformed the local capacity for commercial litigation insurance, says Katie Armstrong, the firm’s director of international development. Founded in 2000, TheJudge Global is the largest litigation funding and insurance broker in the U.K., and recently entered … Continued

Read this article
Independent brokers critical in growing litigation funding market
TheJudge April 6th, 2018

As Canada’s litigation funding and insurance market grows, truly independent brokers will become more important for lawyers seeking the best deal for clients, says Nick Robson, managing director of JusticeRisk Solutions (JRS). Robson tells that some players in the burgeoning sector are better described as … Continued

Read this article
ATE insurance helps mitigate a host of risks
TheJudge April 6th, 2018

After-the-event (ATE) insurance has branched out beyond personal injury cases and is now available for all sorts of litigation, says Nick Robson, vice-president and general counsel in the Toronto office of the TheJudge Global. “Traditionally, people have associated ATE insurance with the … Continued

Read this article
Decision a game-changer for ATE insurance
TheJudge December 14th, 2017

A game-changing Superior Court decision paves the way for plaintiffs to recover the cost of their after-the-event (ATE) insurance premiums and level the playing field in personal injury actions, says Nick Robson, managing director of JusticeRisk Solutions (JRS). The case involved a … Continued

Read this article
Litigation financing firm opens Canadian offices
Verity Jackson-Grant December 6th, 2017

A London, U.K.-based broker that arranges litigation finance as well as litigation risk-sharing insurance is now working out of Toronto and Vancouver. TheJudge Group Holdings Limited opened its two Canadian offices after acquiring the team of litigation insurance specialists from Canadian … Continued

Read this article
Litigation finance broker TheJudge enters Canadian market
TheJudge December 4th, 2017

Are Canadian in-house legal teams and law firms ready to embrace commercial litigation insurance products? A new entry to the market thinks so and says such litigation finance options could help turn some in-house teams into profit centres. Late last … Continued

Read this article
Litigation Finance & Insurance: 5 Tips to Securing the Best Funding Terms
James Blick September 19th, 2017

In the first of this 3-part series published in Inside Counsel, James Blick and Erika Levin present their top 5 tips for securing the best funding terms possible from the market. Corporate litigation finance is still a relatively new phenomenon … Continued

Read this article
Firms Offer Litigation Insurance So Clients Can Hedge Bets in Court
TheJudge July 3rd, 2017

Gabe Friedman comments on TheJudge’s US launch and development of litigation insurance products in the US market in Bloomberg Big Law Business   “Stephen Rathkopf was entering the twilight of his career as a partner at Herrick Feinstein, and looking … Continued

Read this article