Woodsford Litigation Funding
Woodsford Litigation Funding

US Case Law Update: Delaware finds litigation funding-related documents either irrelevant or covered by the work product doctrine

2021-03-16T16:40:11+00:00December 4th, 2020|

Delaware finds litigation funding-related documents either irrelevant or covered by the work product doctrine.

Woodsford’s Dan Kesack assesses the latest developments in the Delaware relating to discovery and litigation funding-related documents:

A pair of decisions from the District of Delaware provide comfort that […]

Woodsford is recruiting a US-qualified Investment Officer

2020-01-23T14:46:03+00:00January 23rd, 2020|

Woodsford Litigation Funding is seeking an experienced US-qualified lawyer with substantial experience in both patent infringement and commercial litigation to join us as an Investment Officer. The role can be based in London, New York or Philadelphia.

The role involves assessing, recommending and managing Woodsford’s significant […]

New Case Law on Discoverability of Litigation Funding Agreements in the US

2019-03-19T13:27:06+00:00January 28th, 2019|

Woodsford’s Robin M. Davis assesses the latest developments in the US relating to discovery in cases where a funder is involved:

Earlier this month, the US District Court for the Northern District of California issued a notable decision regarding discovery of litigation funding agreements.  MLC […]

Just Published: A Practical Guide to Litigation Funding

2019-03-19T13:27:43+00:00December 4th, 2018|

In our experience, lawyers are consistently keen for answers to three general enquiries:

  • What benefits can non-recourse funding offer their clients?
  • What are the criteria for a case to be eligible for funding?
  • What are the necessary diligence and transactional processes required to secure a […]

Woodsford announces another major strategic US hire, as Robin M. Davis joins the team

2019-03-19T13:28:38+00:00September 10th, 2018|

Woodsford Litigation Funding are delighted to announce the appointment of Robin M. Davis as Senior Investment Officer.

Robin M. Davis, who joins Woodsford from highly regarded New York litigation boutique, Radulescu LLP, where she was partner, will focus on Woodford’s growing portfolio of US intellectual property […]

Join our rapidly expanding business in the UK or US

2019-03-19T13:29:45+00:00May 31st, 2018|

We have 2 opportunities to join our rapidly expanding business – as an Investment Officer based in either London or Philadelphia or a Business Development Manager based in Philadelphia.


For the Investment Officer role you’ll need to be a US-qualified lawyer with substantial patent […]

Litigation Finance for Boutique Law Firms

2019-03-19T13:29:53+00:00May 24th, 2018|

Prior to the development of litigation finance, there were few workable solutions for boutique law firms seeking to reduce financial pressure while also driving growth. Traditional credit providers are ill-suited to consider a law firm’s contingent receivables as a valuable asset. However, litigation finance […]

Litigation Funding for Patent Disputes

2019-03-19T13:32:10+00:00April 5th, 2018|

Due to the substantial costs and risk inherent in patent litigation, it is a natural fit for litigation funding—in particular for smaller, entrepreneurial inventors and patent owners who find themselves pitted against larger, more well-resourced defendants.  Partnering with a litigation funder allows a patent […]

Woodsford is recruiting an Investment Officer (London or Philadelphia)

2019-03-19T13:32:03+00:00April 4th, 2018|

We’re seeking an experienced US-qualified lawyer with substantial patent and IP litigation experience to join us in either London or Philadelphia. The role will involve all parts of our exciting and fast growing business, including assessing, recommending and managing Woodsford’s portfolio of international litigation […]

Judge Shira Scheindlin shares her views on gender diversity and the law

2019-03-19T13:34:44+00:00August 29th, 2017|

Former U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin of the Southern District of New York, who stepped down from the bench in March (NYLJ March 24) and is now of counsel at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan and a member of Woodsford’s Investment Advisory […]

Woodsford Litigation Funding Opens First US Office in Philadelphia, PA

2019-03-19T13:35:56+00:00July 24th, 2017|


Woodsford Litigation Funding is excited to announce a significant expansion into the US market, with the opening of our first US office in Philadelphia, heavyweight US additions to our Investment Advisory Panel and Key US executive hires.

Josh Meltzer, Woodsford’s new Managing Director, US and […]

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