Honors and Awards
- 2015 Law Alumni Faculty Fellowship for Teaching given by Washington and Lee University School of Law
- 2014 Lewis Prize for Excellence in Legal Scholarship given by the Francis Lewis Law Center at Washington and Lee University School of Law
- Civil Procedure, 2013 – Present
- Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), 2013 – Present
- Professional Responsibility, 2015 – Present
- Introduction to Investor-State Dispute Resolution, 2013 – 2014
- Legal Writing, 2014 – 2016
|2004 ‐ 2007||J.D., Harvard University ‐ Law School|
|1999 ‐ 2003||A.B., Harvard University|
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Reshaping Third-Party Funding - Completed Work published in 91 TUL. L. REV. 405 (2017) Tulane Law Review (2017)
Third-party funding is a controversial business arrangement whereby an outside entity—called a third-party funder—finances the legal representation of a party involved in litigation or arbitration or finances a law firm’s portfolio of cases in return ...
Harmonizing Third-Party Litigation Funding Regulation Cardozo Law Review (2015)
Third-party litigation funding is no longer a new phenomenon, but rather is a mainstay in global commerce and dispute resolution. Yet, many observers still consider the third-party litigation funding industry as a "wild west" due ...
Third-Party Litigation Funding and the Dodd-Frank Act Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law (2014)
This article questions whether the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (“Dodd-Frank Act”) should apply to the growing phenomenon of third-party litigation funding, in which outside entities invest in litigation or arbitration for ...
Recent Developments in Third-Party Funding Journal of International Arbitration (2013)
This article addresses recent developments in third-party funding that occurred during late 2012 and early 2013 in the three leading jurisdictions: Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States. The most important developments are the ...
Book Chapters (1)
Blog Contributions (8)
Video: Prof. Sahani Presents at NYU Center on Civil Justice 2015 Fall Conference on Litigation Funding (2015)
Litigation Funding: The Basics and BeyondThird-party litigation funding is gaining a foothold in the United States. A global phenomenon, litigation funding has taken secure root in the United Kingdom, Australia and Hong Kong. It is, however, ...