John G. Booth Consultant

John G. Booth

John is a lawyer admitted to practice in Ontario, New York and DC.  He has experience as a commercial litigator, investment banker, IP strategist and fund manager.  Most recently he co-founded, grew and listed a fintech business and in addition to his role with Woodsford, serves as chairman and director of several Canadian public and private companies in the natural resource, energy, technology and financial services areas and understands well how litigation funding can improve both access to justice and balance sheet management.

John holds an LLB from the University of Windsor (Ontario), a JD from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and an LLM in International Law from Kings College, University of London.

John splits his time between Canada and the UK.

Email John or telephone +44 7866 618 190


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Ben Summerfield,
Partner, Reed Smith


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Lewis Baach Kaufmann Middlemiss


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Partner, Collas Crill


Our People

Our team offers a unique blend of legal and financial expertise. We use our own in-house legal capability and deploy our own funds, rather than relying on external advice or capital.


Association of Litigation Funders

Association of Litigation Funders

Woodsford is a founder member of the Association of Litigation Funders of England and Wales (ALF), the body dedicated to promoting best practice in the litigation funding industry and campaigning to improve the uses and applications of litigation funding.


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