Burford Insights: How do we model and quantify legal risk?


Burford has amassed extraordinary expertise in quantifying and modeling commercial litigation risk with 11+ years of proprietary data about commercial disputes. 

Burford's Emily Hostage is Senior Vice President and Head of Special Projects with responsibility for Burford's pipeline of new investment opportunities in technology and intellectual property and operationalizing senior management's visions on major projects. Prior to joining Burford, Ms. Hostage was Vice President of Strategic Analytics and Policy at RPX Corporation, a leading global provider of patent risk management services. In this video, she explains how Burford models and quantifies legal risk: 

  • How lawyers typically think of valuing litigation 

  • The key criteria Burford looks at when modeling litigation risk 

  • Advice for corporations looking to model their litigation outcomes 

This video was recorded on 25 February 2021. 

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