Energy by the numbers


Energy companies spent an average of $41 million on litigation in 2020.


Among those who neglected to pursue judgments last year, 35% had unenforced judgments worth at least $50 million.


of energy CFOs see room for improvement in their companies’ programs to recover value through affirmative litigation.

We help energy companies maximize returns on legal assets

Corporations from startups to the Fortune 500 use Burford’s solutions to:

  • Remove cost, create budget certainty and reduce risk around complex commercial matters
  • Generate immediate liquidity from pending claims, judgments and awards
  • Leverage high value claims to offset cost of defense matters

Precedent transactions

Why Burford?

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ranked by Chambers in the US and UK


of clients return to do business again


current investment portfolio