Robert Wisner featured on the cover of Lexpert's Special Edition December issue 

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November 30, 2015


Robert Wisner, Partner and Co-Chair, International Arbitration, appears on the cover of Lexpert's Special Edition Report on Canada's Leading 2015 Litigation Lawyers December issue.

In the article titled "The Alternative to Litigating," Robert discusses the growing trend of third-party funding in international commercial arbitration. Wisner, based in Toronto, has increasingly seen third-party funding used in company-to-company arbitrations. Wisner comments that "it would be a mistake to assume these users are necessarily insolvent or cash-constrained entities. I think businesses recognize that large-scale dispute can be a substantial drain on their finances and they may want to spend the money elsewhere without giving up valuable legal rights."

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