Health care by the numbers

$33.8M

Health care companies spent an average of $33.8 million on litigation in 2020.

77%

Among those who neglected to pursue judgments last year, 77% had unenforced judgments worth at least $20 million.

63%

of healthcare CFOs believe pending legal claims are assets.

We help health care 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?

Band 1

ranked by Chambers in the US and UK

70%

of clients return to do business again

$4.5B

current investment portfolio


1 CMS: US health care spending will reach $4T in 2020, available at https://www.advisory.com/en/daily-briefing/2020/04/03/health-spending