Legal Expenses Insurance - Searchlight Insurance Training

Legal Expenses Insurance

This workshop is an overview of legal expenses insurance risks.

It will review the main covers available together with typical exclusions, conditions and underwriting features to be considered

It is an interactive workshop designed for those new to the subject, or who require a refresher.

Level: Introduction

Duration: 1 day(s) CII CPD Hours: 6

Workshop Objectives

. Identify the risks encountered by commercial organisations and individuals

. Describe the insurance options that are available

. Consider the inter-relationship between legal expenses, and other insurances e.g. liability, motor

. Outline the differing legal disputes which are insurable.

. Identify the information required by insurers to underwrite legal expenses insurance policies

. Know the policy cover, terms, conditions and exclusions

. Describe the legal services, additional to legal expenses insurance

Workshop Content

. Types of legal dispute

. Overview of typical legal expenses insurance wording

. Principal policy terms, conditions and exclusions

. Cover extensions and additional services available
. 24 hour helplines
. Fixed price legal services
. Witness attendance
. Jury attendance

. How claims are handled

. Comparison with other legal expenses insurances e.g. personal, commercial

. Review of Before the Event (BTE) After the Event (ATE) Legal Expenses insurance