"Litigation Funding" in Legg (ed), Resolving Civil Disputes (LexisNexis Butterworths, 2016)
In the 10 years since the High Court’s decision to allow a
litigation funding agreement, the industry has grown remarkably around the
world and become an accepted part of many major legal systems.
Resolving Civil Disputes, edited by Associate Professor Michael Legg (UNSW), addresses the roles that litigation and various forms of alternative dispute resolution play in resolving civil disputes. IMF Bentham Senior Investment Manager, Wayne Attrill, examines the growth, development and regulation of the litigation funding industry in Australia, Chapter 20 - Litigation Funding.