Business legal expenses insurance

If you’re a business owner and you get hit with an unexpected legal problem, business legal expenses insurance could cover the cost of legal representation and provide you with expert legal advice.

What is business legal expenses insurance?

Business legal expenses insurance could help your business with common legal problems, providing expert legal advice and assistance. 

These could be issues with employees, suppliers, customers, your premises or your tax accounts.

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Funding with business legal expenses insurance

Business legal expenses insurance could provide cover for legal representation or unforeseen legal costs relating to your property, employment, or contract disputes. Find out how you could fund your legal problem with a business legal expenses insurance policy.

Funding with business LEI

How we can help

We have created information pages on many commercial legal problems that explain how we can help your business, what you need to consider, what your funding options are and what you can do next.

How we can help

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January 2019
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January 2019
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December 2018
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October 2018
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October 2018
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June 2018
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April 2018
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April 2018