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Who is Validity?

Founded by legal finance pioneer Ralph Sutton, the team at Validity is dedicated to solving problems by taking risks and offering strategic help. We are passionately committed to the success of our clients and to a transformed US legal system.

Meet the team

Ralph Sutton, Litigation Finance Pioneer, Validity Finance FounderRalph J. Sutton
Founder & CEO
New York
David J. Kerstein
Chief Risk Officer
New York
Julia Gewolb
Director of Underwriting
New York
Laina Miller, Investment Manager HeadshotLaina Miller Hammond
Investment Manager
Houston
William C. Marra
Portfolio Counsel
New York
Justin Barker - Investment Manager, Validity FinanceJustin Barker
Investment Manager
Chicago
Kate Boyd
Chief Engagement Officer
New York
Jordan Aily, Small headshotJordan Aily
Director of Finance and Operations
New York, NY