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Gerard McDermott QC speaks on Litigation Funding at ABA Conference in New York


Gerard McDermott QC flies to New York this week to moderate a seminar on ‘A Global View of Litigation Funding’, as part of the ABA Litigation Section Annual Meeting.

Also taking part will be Alan Guy, Managing Director of Vannin Capital in New York, Hon Shira Scheindlin, a retired Federal Judge, Noiana Marigo from Freshfields, Bruckhaus Deringer in New York and Ben Quarmby, from Boutique Litigation Firm Molo Lamken.

The panel will explore the increasing use and availability of litigation funding worldwide in dispute resolution of all kinds – with views from the bench, bar, and litigation finance community on the economic, legal and ethical issues raised by third-party funding, in both domestic and international disputes.

Gerard has been involved with the ABA for over 25 years and has an increasingly international and cross-border practice. He is Co-Chair of the International Litigation Committee of the ABA and has unrivalled connections with Firms across the US.

To find out more about Gerard’s practice, please contact Graham Woods.

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