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LexShares Strengthens Team with Key Hires to Support Growing Demand For Litigation Funding


Attorneys Allen Yancy, formerly of Weil, Gotshal & Manges, and
Matthew Oxman, formerly of Dewey & LeBoeuf, join LexShares' underwriting
group to help manage the firm's rapidly growing deal pipeline.

LexShares, the commercial litigation finance firm, has announced further
expansion of its operations with the addition of Mr. Allen Yancy. Mr.
Yancy, formerly of Weil, Gotshal & Manges, joins LexShares as a Senior
Underwriter, supporting the firm's rapidly growing deal flow. Leveraging
the Diamond Mine, LexShares' proprietary technology origination
platform, the firm has sourced 436 qualified case investment
opportunities in the first half of 2018, with an aggregate funding
amount of over $540 million.

"I have been impressed with LexShares' growth trajectory, in parallel
with the expansion of the entire litigation finance industry," said Mr.
Yancy. "It is why I decided to pursue this exciting opportunity, at a
firm I believe has strong leadership, an innovative approach and a lot
more room to grow."

Prior to LexShares, Mr. Yancy practiced for over seven years at Weil,
Gotshal & Manges in New York and Miami, where he focused on complex
contract disputes, business torts, intellectual property and securities
matters. Before Weil, Mr. Yancy clerked for the Honorable Edward C.
Prado on the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. Most recently, he served as
counsel at The Shapiro Firm in New York. He graduated magna cum laude
from Harvard University, and holds a Juris Doctor from Yale Law School.
At LexShares, Mr. Yancy will be responsible for underwriting case
prospects, consummating funding transactions, and monitoring deals post

Mr. Yancy joins Matthew Oxman, another recent addition to the LexShares
underwriting group. Prior to joining LexShares, Mr. Oxman practiced for
over five years at Dewey & LeBoeuf, specializing in antitrust and
securities law before earning his Masters in Business Administration at
New York University. He graduated magna cum laude from Princeton
University, and holds a Juris Doctor from Columbia Law School.

"Allen and Matt join a fast-growing underwriting discipline here at
LexShares," commented Max Volsky, LexShares' Co-Founder and Chief
Investment Officer, who leads the company's underwriting team. "Last
quarter, we diligenced more deals than any previous quarter since
inception. To continue this forward momentum, we're prioritizing team
growth, and are thrilled Allen and Matt will be leading many of these
critical efforts."

The hires enhance LexShares' experienced litigation finance team, and
position the company for further growth. Over the past year, the
LexShares underwriting team has doubled in size to keep pace with the
company's growing case origination. LexShares has evaluated thousands of
cases seeking, in aggregate, over $1 billion in financing.

About LexShares

LexShares is a leading litigation finance firm, with an innovative
approach to originating and financing high-value commercial legal
claims. LexShares funds litigation related assets through both its
online marketplace and dedicated litigation finance fund. Founded in
2014, the company is privately owned with principal offices in Boston
and New York City. For more information, visit

This release may contain "forward looking statements" which are not
guaranteed. Investment opportunities posted on LexShares are offered by
WealthForge Securities, LLC, a registered broker-dealer and member FINRA
/ SIPC. LexShares and WealthForge are separate entities. Investments in
legal claims are speculative and involve certain risks including but not
limited to concentration risk, lack of control over the prosecution of
underlying claims, claimants' inability to assert and collect on their
claims, potential to lose part or all of the invested principal and long
hold periods.

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