PODCAST: Bentham Capital and Morgan Lewis provide insight on distressed litigation financing

20 June 2017

Bentham Capital’s David Kerstein and Morgan Lewis & BockiusEd Smith and James Moore recently joined Debtwire legal analyst Richard Goldman to discuss litigation financing and its increasing presence in the distressed space. During the conversation, the expert panel breaks down the market factors that have supported the industry’s two decade-long growth, the role that litigation financing plays in maximizing recoveries for bankruptcy estates, the factors that financiers take into account when considering whether to fund a litigation and the elements of litigation financing agreements. The experts also respond to opponents of litigation financing who seek additional transparency into financing arrangements.

 

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