IBC Litigation Funding – How you can access significant fees in times of costs pressures'

Seminar by Susan Dunn, Head of Litigation Funding for Harbour Litigation Funding ltd which brings to its clients the £400 million of capital committed in the Harbour Funds to invest in litigation and arbitrations. 

An English solicitor and co-founder of Harbour, Susan has been described by Litigation Funding Magazine as the ‘Grand Dame' of litigation funding because of her extensive experience in funding.  

Since 2002, she has overseen over 150 funded cases totalling over £3bn in claim value, in 13 different jurisdictions and 5 different arbitral forums.  She has featured in The Lawyer's Hot 100 for her work in developing the use of litigation funding. 

Harbour recently won Company of the Year 2015 in the City Wealth awards where Susan also won Inspirational Woman of the Year for 2015. 

Susan's presentation will focus on the practical aspects of securing funding and will cover: 

  • An introduction to Harbour Litigation Funding and how Litigation Funding works;
  • Who is using Litigation Funding
  • How Litigation Funding can help Barristers' Clerks maximise fees for their barristers.
  • Practical suggestions for securing funding for a given claim
  • Q & A



Geoff Carr 

IBC Education Committee