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Markel Insurance

Commercial legal expenses insurance

Markel provides market-leading commercial before the event (BTE) legal expenses insurance (LEI), and has deep knowledge of this often complex product niche.

Our insurance covers the cost of legal expenses and provides professional legal advice and representation arising from a range of commercial disputes including contract, employment, tax, criminal prosecution and corporate manslaughter, property owners and statutory license.
Where a business has specific requirements, Markel’s specialist underwriters will look to tailor the standard cover options available.

More than just insurance cover

Markel is pushing the boundaries of today’s conventional insurance offer with a determination to support our customers’ growth ambitions. As part of this vision, policyholders can access complimentary advice from an expert team of almost 100 legal, tax and funding specialists able to assist with key business decisions.

Our legal help line is complemented by Markel’s online portal, Law Hub, which offers a suite of legal documents and templates on employment, health & safety and business law.

Contact the LEI team

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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?