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Welcome to Burford

We are the world's largest provider of investment capital and risk solutions for litigation. See who we are.

Welcome to Smart

Many are educating themselves on litigation finance. We think that's very smart indeed. See our introduction to litigation finance.

Welcome to Innovation

Many talk about innovation. We do it. Regularly. Our problem solving is leading the industry. See our article on innovation.

Welcome to Inevitable

Financing litigation should be as routine as financing other types of assets. And it’s going to be huge. See our survey results.

Burford Capital Reports Strong 2013 Results

March 31, 2014

Burford Capital posts 25% profit increase in full year 2013 results.

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Who We Are


Burford operates a fund of over $300 million and is publicly traded. Our management team is the most experienced in the industry. Our typical investment in the US is over $3 million. We have recently expanded into the UK.

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How We Help

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We provide financing in the areas of litigation and arbitration. Our goal is to “unlock” the value of the underlying claims to benefit our clients. We can fund a case, finance operating expenses, monetize a judgment, and more.

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Litigation Finance

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As our practice rapidly expands, it is critical that we be clear on the details of what we do. We have assembled resource materials including an Introduction to Litigation Finance, case studies and industry headlines.

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Burford News & Views



  • We have assembled materials to help round out your understanding of litigation finance, including a basic introduction and a collection of scholarly articles
  • We have also drafted case studies illustrating the various ways in which we help our clients through our investments; see our case studies
  • We have also created a directory of helpful web links for further research

Burford News & Views



Burford addresses one of the most common ethical concerns surrounding the use of litigation finance…

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Third-party funding may help decrease litigation in the long run, says Global Legal Insights

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Burford News & Views



  • Burford Expands with New UK Senior Hire: Nick Rowles-Davies joins Burford as Managing Director
  • Burford Survey on Litigation Finance: Burford has released the results of its second annual survey on litigation finance
  • Burford Founders Honored: CEO Chris Bogart and CIO Jon Molot were named to NLJ‘s Top 50 Legal Business Trailblazers and Pioneers

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We'd like to make it easy for you to share information on Burford with your colleagues, clients or legal representatives. We have packaged our materials so that you may either download them straight away, or email them to others directly from this page. You can find a full collection of our materials here.

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