Lexology Getting the Deal Through – Litigation Funding, 2023 Edition


Authors: Greg Whyte, Kate Sambrook, Martin del Gallego, Millie Byrnes Howe, Madison Smith, Thomas Nicholls

Service: Dispute Resolution & Litigation

Piper Alderman Partners, Greg Whyte and Martin Del Gallego, with Senior Associate, Kate Sambrook, Associate Millie Byrnes Howe and Lawyers, Madison Smith and Thomas Nicholls have contributed to the Australian chapter of Getting the Deal Through – Litigation Funding, 2023 Edition, published by Lexology.

Piper Alderman is the Australian contributor to the global guide on litigation funding published by Getting the Deal Through. The publication compares the legal and practical issues relating to third-party litigation around the world. The guide highlights the importance of litigation funding in assisting litigants to obtain access to justice and Australia’s unique position in promoting third party funding.

The guide covers a range of topics including key legislation; specific rules for litigation funding; funders’ rights; conditional fees and other funding options; judgement, appeal and enforcement, funding of collective actions; costs and insurance; disclosure of funding; privileged communications; disputes with funders, and recent trends.

Download the Australian chapter here.

Reproduced with permission from Lexology Getting the Deal Through: Litigation Funding, 2023, (published in November 2022 ; © Copyright 2006 – 2022 Law Business Research).