Counsel Financial Announces $25M Equity Transaction and Launch of New Loan Servicing Business

Counsel Financial, a pioneer in providing financing solutions to the plaintiffs’ bar, is proud to announce the successful close of a $25 million private equity transaction and the launch of its innovative loan servicing business. This strategic development marks a significant milestone in the company’s 25-year history.

“Our team possesses unparalleled technology-enabled underwriting and monitoring capabilities, and we look forward to institutional investors leveraging our experience through our enhanced servicing platform,” said Counsel Financial President and CEO Paul Cody.

The equity transaction has paved the way for Counsel Financial to renew and extend its nearly $200 million in credit facilities, enhancing its capacity to support law firms with efficient and flexible financing options. Counsel Financial’s equity partners have expanded access to hundreds of millions of investment capital in support of the company’s law firm financing strategies. This influx of capital and confidence from financing partners underscores Counsel Financial’s strong position in the market and its commitment to serving the unique needs of law firms and their clients.

The rollout of the loan servicing business represents a natural extension of Counsel Financial’s expertise in underwriting plaintiffs’ law firms and managing contingent fee case collateral. Designed to cater to institutional investors, the new technology-enabled servicing platform offers a comprehensive suite of tools for underwriting, managing, and valuing litigation finance assets, enabling clients to leverage decades of industry experience and a vast repository of historical data to provide unmatched oversight and investment insights.

About Counsel Financial

Counsel Financial is an industry leader in originating, underwriting and servicing loans and other financing solutions for contingent fee law firms. For over two decades, Counsel Financial has provided more than $2 billion in capital investments across 300+ law firms. These investments have financed the growth of firms in every area of plaintiffs’ litigation, including personal injury, mass torts, class action and labor and employment.