February 14, 2022
RGP Hosts Webinar on Third Party Funding

Rybalkin, Gortsunyan and Partners (RGP) hosts the Roundtable discussion: Third Party Funding in litigation.

Dmitry Dyakin, Co-Head of RGP Dispute Resolution practice, acts as a moderator.

The speakers of the event:

  • Ilya Rybalkin, a Founding Partner and Co-Head of RGP Dispute Resolution practice;

  • representatives of the leading international providers of litigation finance: Burford Capital, Parabellum Capital, and Galactic Litigation Partners;

  • a representative of A1 (Alfa Group), leading investment company in Russia, an expert in resolving complex business cases and corporate disputes;

  • Mark J. Forte, Partner and Head of the British Virgin Islands office of Conyers Dill & Pearman, the firm advises on offshore laws (Bermuda, BVI, and Cayman Islands).

Topics to be discussed:

  • Litigation funding in Russia and worldwide

  • Why it’s worth seeking third party funding event if you have funds (sanity check, claim management, etc.)

  • How funders pick up projects for funding? (check list)

  • Terms of funding (how much funder and debtor get)

  • Risk management including cost control, double loyalty, disclosing information to arbitrators & other issues

  • Enforcement

  • How to manage lawyers

  • Conflicts between funders and debtors

  • Case study: collective actions against Finiko project

The Roundtable takes place online on 2 March 2022 at 5:00-6:30pm (MSK).

To join the webinar, please, confirm your participation and we’ll send you the link to the ZOOM event.

The list of the speakers is preliminary and might be the subject to change.


Rybalkin, Gortsunyan & Partners (RGP) is a fast-paced law firm of the next generation, combining a leading Russian practice focusing on international dispute resolution and a high-end corporate practice servicing complex transactions and projects.

We support clients from all over the world in their business dealings in our key practice areas involving Russia and CIS countries. In addition, our firm offers unparalleled expertise in foreign legal matters to Russian companies with significant international presence.

We are a cohesive team of seasoned professionals with a background in leading international law firms.

Our lawyers have worked on the largest corporate deals, investigations and disputes in the history of modern Russia and represented Russian companies in over 170 jurisdictions worldwide.

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