People

James Hayward – Managing Director, is a lawyer and investment banker with experience in the US, UK and Australia. He has vast experience in identifying opportunities and managing risk and costs associated with investing in litigation. He has run many large, complicated, multi-party, commercial actions and also been involved in the litigation funding industry.

Michael Green is a solicitor with over 25 years’ experience of City-based dispute resolution, with a strong emphasis on the financial services sector, including insurance and reinsurance matters, as well as acting for large claimant groups against financial institutions and their advisers. He has a wealth of knowledge about managing, and hedging, the risk and cost of legal proceedings, combining insurance, funding and contingency-based fee arrangements. In 2010 he left partnership at Addleshaw Goddard to co-found Enyo Law, a highly regarded specialist commercial litigation practice, joining RGL in 2017.

Anthony Lahert is a highly-experienced executive, having served on boards in the UK, US and Europe. Tony founded, and is chairman of, www.ksl-it.com, a 900 member action group associated with legal claims running to hundreds of millions of dollars against financial institutions and professional advisers in the UK and US. Certain targeted defendants have settled before court action, with ongoing legal proceedings against others in New York and London.

Alan Thomas is a chartered accountant with extensive, broad experience as an insolvency practitioner and businessman, and in running action groups against large financial institutions and advisers, including www.ksl-it.com

Simon Davenport QC is Head of Chambers at 3 Hare Court. Simon is a leader at the bar in insolvency, company law, civil fraud and commercial litigation, and he is widely regarded as a powerful advocate, a team player and a very clever case strategist.