Boaz Weinstein is the co-founder of Lake Whillans and a Managing Director. In 2018, Chambers USA ranked Boaz among the top leaders in the litigation finance space, noting that he is considered a “very talented, terrific lawyer who is a pleasure to work with” who “understands the funding market.” Boaz has also been recognized by Lawdragon as one of America’s 100 Leading Legal Consultants and Strategists. Boaz was previously a litigator at Cleary Gottlieb, where he represented financial institutions and major corporations in complex commercial litigations and arbitrations, and Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann, where he represented investors in high-profile securities class actions. He has also served as law clerk to the Honorable Robert P. Patterson, Jr. (S.D.N.Y.) and the Honorable Pamela B. Minzner, then-Chief Justice of the New Mexico Supreme Court. Boaz has a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.A. in economics from Harvard University.