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Validity Finance Launches New Summer Fellowship for Law Students of Diverse Backgrounds

Paid summer Equal Access Fellowship provides experience at both litigation funder Validity and public service agency of student’s choice; program underscores Validity’s commitment to giving back to legal community and providing opportunities for young lawyers  NEW YORK (May 14, 2019) – Leading litigation funder Validity Finance has launched a new Equal Access Fellowship, providing a... Read more...

Bloomberg Insight Justin Barker on Law Firm Profitability

A New Path to Law Firm Profitability—Contingency Fee Litigation

By Justin Barker Law firms should stop shying away from contingency fee arrangements. Justin Barker, head of Validity Finance’s Chicago office says a diverse portfolio of carefully vetted contingency cases should result in a realization rate that far exceeds the 80 to 85 percent realization rates typical of most litigation practice groups in a law... Read more...

Ralph Sutton Recognized as a 2019 Lawdragon Leading Legal Consultants and Strategists

Lawdragon legal magazine has published its annual listing of the 100 “Leading Legal Consultants and Strategists,” which includes Validity Finance CEO and litigation finance pioneer Ralph Sutton. Selected from a combination of editorial research by Lawdragon staff, submissions, and other online nominations, the Lawdragon 100 Leading Consultants and Strategists list is a mark of distinction... Read more...

Validity Finance Strengthens Investment Team and Corporate Governance

Former commercial litigator and Supreme Court clerk William C. Marra joins in New York as Validity welcomes former Proskauer Chair Allen Fagin to its board. NEW YORK (January 29, 2019) – Litigation funder Validity Finance has made a notable addition to its growing investment team with the arrival of portfolio counsel William C. Marra in... Read more...