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Panel, What You Need to Know About Litigation Finance

Litigation finance can be used in both commercial and consumer cases. Is it the right option for your cases?

This panel explains the nuts and bolts of litigation finance. Panelists will discuss the issues to consider when evaluating a case, including the need for due diligence before signing a contract and the red flags that should cause concern. They will also address some of the ethical issues involved, such as fee-splitting rules and the impact of financing on the attorney-client relationship.

Panelists:
Laina Miller Hammond, Investment Manager & Head of the Houston Office, Validity Finance
Allison Standish Miller, Of Counsel, Beck Redden
Collin Cox, Partner, Yetter Coleman

Moderator:
Hon. Sylvia A. Matthews

Thursday, January 16, 2020
FOUR SEASONS HOTEL
HIGHLAND ROOM
1300 Lamar St., Houston, TX
Cocktails – 6:30pm
Dinner – 7:00 pm