Family legal expenses insurance

How our cover could help your clients

Family legal expenses insurance from DAS could be a useful addition to the cover you provide to your clients.

We aim to provide affordable access to justice, and by giving your clients access to our legal protection, we could defend them and their families against the costs of the legal issues covered by the policy.

Benefits for DAS customers

Keeping your clients covered

We can offer your clients cover for a number of different types of legal issue. Some examples are:

  • Problems at work
  • Consumer contract disputes
  • Personal injury claims
  • Neighbour problems.

Exclusions and limitations include

  • Excesses to make a claim;
  • Disciplinary hearings with your employer or internal grievance procedures;
  • An upper limit on the value of the contract entered into;
  • Minimum amounts in dispute in order to claim;
  • Disputes arising from loans, mortgages, pensions or investments;
  • An illness or bodily injury that happens gradually;
  • Failure to diagnose a condition.

There are a number of other general exclusions, including claims for events that happened before the policy began or claims where the prospects of success are not at 51% or higher.

FAQs Making a claim

Different levels of cover

We have different family products offering varying levels of cover, so you have options in terms of what you want to offer to your customers.

If you are interested in discussing which of these products would be best for your clients, get in touch.

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News and insights

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Alison Whitcombe, Propositions Manager at DAS, looks at how the ATE industry can do more to help clients and customers.

August 2020
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July 2020
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Jane Harper, ATE Technician, DAS UK Group looks at the ABC v St George’s Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust case which will have huge repercussions for clinical negligence.

July 2020
Products , 2020 DAS UK Group wins Simply Business partnership

DAS UK Group, the UK’s leading specialist legal expenses insurer, has announced a partnership with Simply Business, one of the UK’s largest small business and landlord insurance providers.

July 2020
LEI news insights , 2020 LEI: the UK’s most important insurance cover?

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June 2020
LEI news insights , ATE , 2020 2020: Predictions for ATE and law

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January 2020
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December 2019
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December 2019
LEI news insights , 2019 , ATE 2019: The highs and lows in law and ATE

It’s been another interesting year across the clinical negligence, civil litigation and personal injury sectors. We asked some of our ATE team and solicitor partners for their thoughts on 2019.

December 2019
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DAS UK Group’s ATE Business Partnership Manager Fran Clothier shares her thoughts on this year’s Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) conference in Brighton…

October 2019
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DAS has partnered with property technology company Goodlord to launch a new Rent and Legal Protection policy for Goodlord customers.

September 2019
LEI news insights , 2019 , ATE West & Demouilpied – What now for the ATE market?

The recent court decision of West & Demouilpied was a potentially huge moment for the ATE market. David Brown breaks down the potential impact on ATE premiums and more.

August 2019
LEI news insights , Events , 2019 , ATE AvMA 2019: Women in law talk ATE

To mark the centenary of the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act 1919, we got some female perspectives on ATE insurance and the role it plays in supporting access to justice.

June 2019