HEAD OF LITIGATION FINANCE, PRETIUM PARTNERS
Charles D. Schmerler is Senior Managing Director and Head of Litigation Finance at Pretium Partners, a $25 billion asset management firm based in New York. Before joining Pretium, he was a litigation partner at the global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright, where he was involved in litigation finance for over a decade. Mr. Schmerler served as a member of the nine person American Bar Association 20/20 Ethics Commission working group on alternative litigation finance that drafted the ABA’s 2012 white paper on litigation funding. He has spoken and published frequently on litigation finance and is a member of the Board of Advisors of the Center on Civil Litigation at NYU Law School’s litigation finance library. He is the author of a treatise on international insolvency and restructuring and a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation.