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Markel Insurance

Legal expenses insurance

Tailored cover, professional support

A leading provider of legal expenses insurance.

With the potential for legal disputes to be catastrophic for professionals and businesses, our cover provides qualified legal advice to avoid litigation and representation throughout a case when necessary. Our specialist underwriters and lawyers have created products tailored to a range of sectors including care and charity, rural landowners, hauliers and medical professionals. And with Markel’s Expect More philosophy, policyholders receive complimentary access to our tax and legal helplines and Law Hub, our legal portal.

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Markel's world class credentials

Discover what expect more means and why we are your partner in Insurance, Tax and Law

A Fortune 500 company
A family-founded business since 1930
'A' rated insurance company
A top 30 non-life insurer in the UK*
5 star rating for Commercial Lines Insurers**
Reputation for technical excellence, product innovation and distinctive service delivery
Why should you choose Markel
*Insurance Post 'Top 100 Insurers 2018' **Insurance Times 2018

Top rated by brokers

Markel UK is rated as the Top UK Commercial Lines Insurer in the Insurance Times five-star rating report 2019/20. Markel is the only insurer to have received a maximum five-star rating in all service factors.

Why should you choose Markel?
Good claims service and expert legal support throughout the year on new legislation.
Shelley Harvey, Account Manager - Bollington Insurance