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Delta Capital Partner Management Welcomes Prominent Plaintiff-Side Litigator to LEAD Underwriting and Due Diligence

By John Freund |

Delta Capital Partners Management, a global private equity firm specializing in litigation and legal finance, is pleased to announce that Brian O’Mara has joined the company as its Chief Underwriting Officer.  In this role, O’Mara will be responsible for overseeing underwriting and due diligence and managing Delta’s investment portfolios.

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Burford Capital Expands European Footprint

By John Freund |

Burford Capital, the leading global finance and asset management firm focused on law, today announces that it has expanded its European footprint while also continuing to add leading legal talent to its global operation. Expanded client demand for offerings such as corporate monetization and law firm portfolio financing, combined with a greater desire and need for legal finance in Europe due to legislative changes related to collective redress, have resulted in Burford’s continued growth. In Europe, Burford now has an on-the-ground presence in London, Frankfurt, Zug, Paris, Rome and Stockholm.

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Lex Ferenda Litigation Funding Expands to Denver; Announces Addition of Prominent Litigator and In-House Attorney Andrew Kelley

By John Freund |

Lex Ferenda Litigation Funding LLC “LF2” is pleased to announce its expansion to Denver, Colorado, with the addition of prominent in-house attorney and litigator, Andrew Kelley, who joins as Managing Director, Underwriting and Risk. He was previously Associate General Counsel and head of commercial litigation at Fortune 500 company, DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA).

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Omni Bridgeway expands in France with new Paris operations, welcomes Leon Ioannou

By John Freund |

Omni Bridgeway is pleased to announce the company’s expansion and permanent operations in France, welcoming Leon Ioannou as Investment Manager and Senior Legal Counsel. Based in Paris, Leon will focus on supporting clients and lawyers with non-recourse financing and recovery solutions for legal disputes both in France and internationally.

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How Qian Julie Wang’s Upbringing as an Undocumented Immigrant Informed Her Legal Career

By John Freund |

For the keynote address of the LF Dealmakers conference, Validity Finance Founder and CEO Ralph Sutton, introduced NY Times Best-Selling Author and Civil Rights Litigator, Qian Julie Wang. Her memoir, Beautiful Country, was ranked a best book of 2021 by the New York Times, and has been well-reviewed by many distinguished outlets.

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