Access to a new asset class

Traditionally dominated by attorneys and hedge funds, LexShares enables access to the $200 billion per year greenfield litigation market.

Sources: Wall Street Journal, Press releases, Public filings, LexShares estimates.

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$3 billion
Estimated capital dedicated to investment in litigation
$200 billion
US Litigation Market

Increase diversification

Add investments in legal claims to your portfolio which are typically uncorrelated to broader capital markets and macroeconomic factors.

Expertly curated cases

Cases posted to LexShares undergo a rigorous vetting process by our case selection team led by Max Volsky, a foremost authority on litigation finance and author of Investing in Justice.

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Moderate investment lifecycle

Most investments in lawsuits reach finality within 2-4 years, shorter than other alternative asset classes like private equity.*


"Like tort claims, contract cases that go to trial also have an average length from filing to disposition of about 27 months for jury trials and 21 months for bench trials". Source: Bureau of Justice statistics / Investing in Justice

Data provider Preqin said that the average time period that private equity firms hold a buyout investment has declined to 5.5 years for investments realized so far in 2015, from 5.9 years for companies exited last year.

Source: Preqin / Wall Street Journal


Get case details

Once granted access, you can explore a comprehensive case summary to help you assess the investment opportunity.

Full plaintiff & defendant names

The parties involved in the claim

Description of parties

A summary of plaintiff, defendant, judge and jurisdiction

Key facts

Including case type, stage and damages sought

Detailed case background

Summary of the litigation from inception to current stage

Cash flow model

Details of potential return profile of your investment

Legal team

Details regarding the plaintiff's representation and type of engangement

Investment process simplified

Your investment dashboard gives you insight into the status of your cases

Invest easily online

Once you have reviewed case details, input your desired investment amount and select to fund your investment via ACH or wire.

Review investment documents and sign electronically

All requisite investment documents are available for your review and signature directly online.

Investment processed

Once the case reaches its target funding amount, your investment will be debited from your bank account or you will be provided with wire instructions to fund your investment. Once funded, follow litigation activity on your investor dashboard.

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