Legal Funder Burford Puts $50M Toward Female-Led Litigation

By Andrew Strickler (October 10, 2018, 5:06 PM EDT) -- Litigation funding behemoth Burford Capital on Wednesday said it will put its money where its mouth is on the issue of promoting gender parity in BigLaw, with an initiative known as The Equity Project, which has a $50 million pool exclusively for financing litigations led by female lawyers or female-owned law firms....

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