Litigation-Arbitration Funding

Please wait...

Processing your request!

ridw speaker bg
ridw event bg



Litigation-Arbitration Funding


11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
By request Free

11:00 am to 11:20 am    Registration & Networking

11:20 am to 11:30 am    Opening and Welcome Remarks

  Speaker: Kirk Durrant, Managing Partner, Qatar, DWF     
  (Middle East) LLP

11:30 am to 12:20 pm    Panel session: Legal finance in the Gulf


  • Kirk Durrant, Managing Partner, DWF (Middle East) LLP
  • Alexander Kelsall, Senior Associate, DWF (Middle East) LLP
  • Solomon Ebere, Partner, International Arbitration, DWF Law LLP
  • Edward McCullagh, Investment Manager, Senior Legal Counsel, Omni Bridgeway
  • Aidan Coyne, Managing Director, Kroll
  • Tom Bullock, Partner (Restructuring), Deloitte

    The session will feature experts in their respective areas with a wealth of experience, in particular, in the Gulf and further afield.  We will touch on:
  1. best practices in contract negotiation (in context of the new KSA Civil Law) and project administration, and the relationship with legal finance;
  2. the fundamentals of legal finance– what options are available, which cases are suitable, and how to obtain finance; and
  3. the general trends regarding enforcement of arbitral awards in the region.

12:20 pm to 12:30 pm               Q&A       

12:30 pm to 01:00 pm                Coffee Break and Networking


This event has been closed.


00 SAR


Hilton Riyadh Hotel Residences 6623 Al Shohadaa Eastern Ring Road Riyadh 13241 - 2892 Saudi Arabia PO Box 86230

See Directions   

Password must contain:

Minimum 8 characters.
At least one uppercase letter.
At least one lowercase letter.
At least one number.
At least one special character.

Terms & Conditions

Updated at: 2/11/2023

By registering for Riyadh International Disputes Week 2024 (“RIDW24”), you agree and accept that:
  • Once paid, registration fees are not refundable, not cancellable, and not transferrable, and shall be exclusively valid for entry to RIDW24 only.
  • Any promotion (i.e. promotional codes) shall only be applied and is personal to the individual or entity to whom the promotion was provided. Any promotion shall not be transferrable and any individual or entity other than those to whom the promotion was provided are not eligible to apply or use such promotion.  For the avoidance of doubt, the Saudi Center for Commercial Arbitration and RIDW24 Organizing Committee reserve the right to deny and cancel registration and entry of any individual or entity that apply or use any promotion for which they are not eligible.  Any paid amounts are not refundable notwithstanding the denied or cancelled registrations.
  • By signing up for and attending any RIDW24 event, you agree and accept and waive any rights to object to any appearance on any media coverage in connection with such event including but not limited to photos, videos, or television, among others, whether directly by the Event Host or through any other media in attendance at the event.