Risk Assessment for Corporates

Effective management of litigation risk requires special expertise that Harbour is able to provide as a service for corporations, financial institutions and private equity managers with a portfolio of litigation.

Litigation assessment:

  • determining the risks in bringing or defending a claim
  • advising on how to deploy experts and advisers
  • reviewing litigation strategy to maximise the chances of early settlement and to ensure efficient cost phasing

Project management:

  • reviewing and advising on budgets to ensure best use of resources and to maximise value received
  • setting a framework that recognises that litigation is a project to maximise the likelihood to prevail whilst minimising costs

Stop Press

In a thought-provoking article ‘Arbitration ~ Elastic or Arthritic?’, Peter Rees QC explains how flexibility on document disclosure and use of experts could be game changers if we were to be brave enough.