During a period of market volatility, cash is king. According to Burford's 2020 Legal Finance Report, 61% of in-house lawyers are likely to pursue affirmative recovery programs in the downturn—converting their legal liabilities into assets to help generate revenue.
Burford Insights: Are GCs warming to affirmative litigation?
Burford's Rufus Caine, Vice President with responsibility for helping companies, in-house legal teams and their law firms optimize the value of their legal assets, previously served in various roles at Axiom Law. As a director, he was accountable for working with leading in-house legal departments and managing executive level relationships, including with several Fortune 100 companies. In this video, he explains whether GCs are warming to affirmative litigation and addresses:
- How in-house lawyers can marshal internal support for pursing affirmative recoveries
- The different ways legal finance can be used to unlock the value of company assets
- The most common questions asked by in-house lawyers about legal finance