Legal Expenses cover is provided as an extension to a number of policies and is designed to protect you and your business against the cost of taking legal action should a situation arise where it is needed.
Standalone legal expenses insurance is a policy that is designed to meet the needs of small and medium sized businesses (SME) who employ staff but have limited, or no in-house legal expertise. It’s designed to help businesses obtain legal advice as early as possible, ideally before problems arise, such as an employment tribunal or a contract dispute. It will also provide cover for legal representation and the expense of taking the matter to court.
- What’s typically covered?
- Employment disputes
- Compensation awards
- Legal defence
- Property protection
- Contract disputes
"Miles Smith staff are friendly, extremely approachable, responsive and very much work with us, allowing us to get on with the day-to-day running and growth of our business"
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Where is Miles Smith located?
Miles Smith’s head office is based in the City of London, the address is: One America Square, 17 Crosswall, London, EC3N 2LB. There are two additional offices, one in Ampthill, Bedfordshire and one in Sudbury, Suffolk.
Can you cover my property outside of the UK?
Our policy can cover holiday homes throughout the world. We will work with you to understand the unique risks in the country where your holiday home is before creating cover that keeps your holiday home protected.