Women are significantly underrepresented at the senior-most ranks of law firms and consistently earn less than their male peers.
What is the Equity Project?
The Equity Project is a ground-breaking initiative designed to close the gender gap in law by providing an economic incentive for change through a $50 million capital pool earmarked for financing commercial litigation and arbitration matters led by women. In this video, senior members of the Burford team explain:
- Why Burford founded The Equity Project
- The criteria for qualifying for Equity Project capital and how it works in practice
- How The Equity Project can benefit women lawyers and businesses alike