Managing Lawsuit Funding Investments

These articles are intended to educate the reader on lawsuit funding as investments.   This post will discuss money management as it relates to the lawsuit funding investments.   Cost of Money Affects Investor Returns In any business, investors seek a return on capital larger than they could otherwise obtain and in accordance with their risk tolerance.  Normally,…

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Attorneys Benefit from Lawsuit Funding

The lawsuit funding business exists to offer clients the ability to financially withstand the litigation process.  The purpose of this article is to explore the ways in which lawsuit funding benefits attorneys. Helping Clients Because personal injury cases involve very serious medical conditions, plaintiffs frequently are unable to work.  This obviously creates financial pressure on…

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Auto Accident Lawsuit Funding – The Prime Case for Funding Companies

Auto Accident Lawsuit Funding Analysis A litigation loan occurs when a lawsuit funding company offers a cash advance against the future proceeds of the case.  In other words, a plaintiff receives cash now in return for money if and when the case is successful.  In this post we examine the preference among lawsuit funding companies…

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Lawsuit Loans for Medical Malpractice Cases

Lawsuit loans for medical malpractice cases are routinely offered by legal funding companies. The underwriting of these cases however, is often much more complicated than the standard negligence case. This post will attempt to identify some things to remember when attempting to secure a lawsuit loan for a medical malpractice case. Malpractice Basics The American…

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Liens – Pre-Settlement Funding Concerns

The overall purpose of these posts is to inform identify and explain various issues involved with securing pre-settlement funding on a pending lawsuit.  Plaintiffs and their attorneys are usually very confident in the merits of the case.  However, various issues routinely arise when attempting to quantify the risk associated with the repayment of pre-settlement funding,…

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Lawsuit Funding As a Hedge

In this post, we will be looking at the practice of hedging as it pertains to pre-settlement funding. Let’s say you’re in Las Vegas this summer and you place a bet on the New York Giants to win the Super Bowl at odds of 15 – 1.  That is, you bet $1,000 to win $15,000. …

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