Brian Rice
Chief Compliance Officer

Brian Rice is Corporate Counsel at Legalist and also serves as its Chief Compliance Officer. He is a seasoned bankruptcy attorney who joined Legalist with more than a decade of legal experience.

Brian previously practiced in the Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Group at Brown Rudnick LLP in New York and Boston. There, he counseled lenders, bondholders, and other investors in connection with various restructuring transactions.

Brian is a graduate of Boston College and Columbia Law School.

In the news

Litigation funding startup Legalist is seeing a boom in demand to back lawsuits — and is hoping to attract hundreds of millions of dollars from investors to keep up with the need

Business Insider

Oct 2, 2020
Business Insider interviews Legalist CEO Eva Shang about how the firm has grown since its launch and how she envisions its future.
Lit Funder Legalist Hits 100-Case Mark as Posner Departs

Jun 23, 2020
American Lawyer's Media reports on Legalist's milestone of over 100 cases under investment.
52 Best Startup Companies To Watch Out For in 2020


Apr 9, 2020
Legalist is among the 52 best startups to watch out for in 2020, according to AngelList.
Announcing Legalist Fund II

Wall Street Journal

Sep 12, 2019
Launching a new Legalist Fund II for $100 million in the Wall Street Journal.