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New survey results published Tuesday suggest that about a quarter of in-house counsel have direct experience using litigation funding, mainly at tech companies. The results also show that company legal departments often drive the decision to use third-party finance but that many in-house lawyers also have ethical reservations about the practice.
Ben Hancock is a San Francisco-based reporter covering litigation, technology, finance, and the future of law. He writes a weekly news briefing covering those topics called "What's Next." Ben can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or on Twitter: @benghancock