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Past Events

  • Coudert Institute

    April 9, 2015
    The Colony Palm Beach

    Dr. Donald Vinson, Famous Courtroom Battles and Confessions of a Jury Psychologist; He is considered, “The Founding Father of Trial Consulting” and recognized internationally as the world’s leading expert in this field. He has consulted on hundreds of civil and criminal trials. Spending 35 years of successfully providing insight and strategic recommendations to trial attorneys about juror behavior.

  • Webinar: Technology to Evaluate Litigation Risk

    October 15, 2014 – 10amPST/11amEST
    New York Law Journal and Vinson Litigation Finance

    The decision to pursue commercial litigation has traditionally been fraught with subjectivity. Forecasting how a business dispute might be resolved has generally been based on a rudimentary analysis of initial facts and relevant case law, past experiences with similar matters and general knowledge about the trial venue. Such considerations then form the basis for estimating the likelihood of obtaining a successful outcome – often communicated to the client in vague generalities or a broad range of probabilities – which must then be weighed against the significant legal expenses, opportunity costs, and time commitment the litigation would require.

    While nothing can replace competent legal counsel for factual and legal analysis, a more objective assessment of how key decision-makers – including the Courts, litigators, experts and jurors – are likely to perceive and judge a case is now possible.

    Dr. Donald E. Vinson, the founding father of the trial consulting industry and the Chairman & CEO of thelitigation finance firm Vinson Litigation Finance, will discuss the ways in which behavioral science research and sophisticated statistical analysis have lead to the development of case evaluation technologies that provide objective, reliable and valid assessments of the merits and likely success of potential

    To watch the webinar please visit

  • State Bar of California - Annual Meeting

    Sept 11-14, 2014
    San Diego

    VLF was a was a Silver Sponsor and Exhibitor at the 2014 State Bar of California Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA.The four-day meeting was attended by over 3000 California lawyers and showcased an education agenda consisting of 143 MCLE seminars covering a variety of substantive topics. As a Silver Sponsor, VLF provided Wi-Fi and electronic charging stations for attendees.

  • International Association of Claim Professionals Annual Conference

    September 21-24, 2014
    Amelia Island, Florida

    Dr. Vinson led a program in Evaluating Risk in Insurance Coverage Cases. This program was an overview of social science theory and research methods for evaluating commercial litigation. Dr. Vinson discussed the unique technologies that allow for sophisticated analysis and presented results contrasting juror reactions to a hypothetical insurance dispute with views of claims professionals.

  • LegalTech West Coast

    June 24 – 25, 2014
    Los Angeles, CA

    VLF will be involved as an Exhibitor and Presenter.
    For more information about VLF’s involvement, please click HERE

  • IP Finance Conference

    May 8, 2014
    New York, NY

    CEO Dr. Donald E. Vinson moderated panel on Patents & Trademarks Strategies: Raising the Value of the Company's IP.

  • ABA Corporate Counsel CLE Seminar

    February 12-16, 2014
    Rancho Mirage, CA