Frequently Asked Questions
The pre-settlement legal funding is repaid from the proceeds of the case settlement, and is issued to Bridgeway from your attorney’s office at the same time you receive your portion of the funds.
No, the process can be completed within 24 hours of receiving case documents on your case. Once approved, you can receive the funds as soon as the signed contract is returned to us.
No, a pre-settlement advance is not a loan. This type of funding is an advance on your case and is determined strictly on the merits of your case. There is no credit check required.
No, there is no cost to review your case. If approved, there is an underwriting fee charged that covers any costs associated with processing your advance.
Yes, you are able to re-pay the advance at any time.
Advances can be made anywhere from $500 - $50,000 depending on the merits of the case.
In the event your case is lost and there is no settlement award, then nothing is owed.
Yes, Bridgeway can fund your case directly. There is no broker or middleman involved.
Yes, in order to receive pre-settlement funding, you must have an attorney handling your claim.
Once we receive your contract back signed by you and your attorney, we can release the funds immediately.
Money advanced by Bridgeway can be used for rent, utility bills, car payments, daily living expenses, medical procedures, etc.
We can fund motor vehicle accidents, workers compensation, slip & falls, labor law, FELA (train accidents), Jones Act (maritime accidents) and others.