Arbitration by the numbers


of cases in popular arbitral seats were international.

4.7 years

The average arbitration between 2019-2020 lasted 4.7 years. 


Arbitration fees and expenses averaged $9.7 million.

We help law firms become better partners to their clients

94 AmLaw 100 law firms and 90 Global 100 law firms have contacted Burford to fund their clients or their firms. They use Burford’s solutions to:   

  • Enhance new business efforts
  • Offer clients competitive terms
  • Address liquidity challenges
  • Mitigate risk and increase capacity to grow
  • Expand plaintiff-side offerings

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Why Burford?

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ranked by Chambers in the US and UK


of clients return to do business again


current investment portfolio

Hundreds of law firms and corporations have worked with Burford's award-winning team.

To learn more about working with Burford, contact our team.

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