Legal advice helpline

If you are a DAS commercial customer, you have access to our experienced legal advice team as part of your policy.

What’s covered DAS Businesslaw

As a DAS commercial customer you have free access to our team of legal advisers. Whether you are having a dispute with a supplier or need advice on an employment issue, our experienced telephone advisers can provide practical advice, suggest next steps and guide you through the legal process.

In 2018 our team received almost 90,000 calls on a variety of topics, including:

  • Employment contracts
  • Disciplinary procedures
  • Commercial contracts & disputes
  • Redundancy & termination
  • Property damage
  • Landlord & tenant disputes
  • Commercial property issues
  • HMRC tax enquiry.

These are just a few examples of the day-to-day legal issues we can advise on, we also have advisers who can assist you with other areas such as tax issues, patent and copyright, business registration, and more.

Whatever issue you may be facing our advisers can be a valuable business resource, guiding you through often complicated issues and helping to reduce the risk of unnecessary litigation.

Please call the number quoted in your policy wording to speak to one of our team today.

You can also get advice on many legal issues and access to numerous legal documents and templates, by visiting our document preparation website, DAS Businesslaw.

DAS customers have free access our experienced telephone advisers can provide practical advice, suggest next steps and guide you through the legal process

DAS benefits

Our business legal expenses insurance is designed to assist you with the legal challenges of running a business.

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News and insights

LEI news insights , 2019 Not all LEI is created equal

In response to some general criticism of Legal Expenses Insurance (LEI) in the press recently, Nathan Holt, Head of Trading Underwriting at DAS UK, sets the record straight.

May 2019
LEI news insights , Innovation , Events , 2019 BIBA19: Tweeting the way

Ahead of BIBA 2019, Stephanie Davies – Social Media Executive at DAS UK – takes a look at how social media can be used to make an impression and maximise value from the biggest insurance broker event of the year.

May 2019
Events , 2019 DAS UK Group – Connect with us at BIBA 2019

We will be sharing stand F39 with HSB Engineering Insurance – another member of the Munich Re family of companies – at the 2019 BIBA conference.

May 2019
LEI news insights , 2019 Fixed recoverable costs in clinical negligence claims: the prog rock of consultations

Two years on the government’s consultation on fixed recoverable costs, ATE Underwriting Manager David Brown restates the DAS position on this highly complex issue.

April 2019
LEI news insights , 2019 SCIL 2019: A meeting of minds

Fran Clothier, DAS UK Group’s ATE Business Partnership Manager, shares her thoughts on the thought provoking annual SCIL (Society of Clinical Injury Lawyers) conference which took place in Birmingham recently.

April 2019
2018 , LEI news insights Underwriting Brexit for landlords – 3 potential outcomes

Nathan Holt, Head of Trading Underwriting at DAS, looks at how things could end up for landlords in the unknown post-Brexit landscape.

November 2018
Alexa , Innovation DAS launches cyber security assistant for Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa

DAS UK Group has become the first legal expenses insurer to launch a suite of cyber security information and guidance for the virtual assistants Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa.

July 2018
Innovation DAS launches new suite of commercial products

DAS UK Group, the UK’s leading legal expenses insurer, has launched a new suite of commercial products that will be available on the company’s new quote and buy web portal – DAS Connect – which goes live today.

July 2018
DAS Connect goes live

DAS UK Group has launched DAS Connect, a brand new quote and buy web portal that will enable brokers to quote, buy, adjust and renew DAS products online.

July 2018
2018 , LEI news insights , Innovation A golden opportunity for ATE to innovate

Enrique Gomez, Head of ATE at DAS UK Group, looks at how the time is right for innovation in the ATE sector.

July 2018
2018 , Events Innovate, Evolve, Tweet - An outsider's view of #BIBA2018

Last month, whilst many DAS UK people were coming down with a case of #BIBAfever, our social media executive, Josh Gater, was kept in deskbound quarantine, with a serious job to do. His task was monitoring the social media activity around the event.

June 2018
2018 , Innovation , Events DAS UK Group makes significant investment in E-Trade for brokers

Ahead of BIBA 2018, DAS UK Group has announced a significant investment in its E-Trade capability to support brokers with the sale of commercial legal expenses insurance.

May 2018
2018 , LEI news insights , Innovation , Events DAS unveils stand line-up for BIBA 2018

This year DAS will be hosting the stand with HSB Engineering Insurance, which is part of Munich Re, the majority shareholder in ERGO.

May 2018