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Legal & General sign exclusive new deal with Lifetime Legal services.

Clare Harrop, Head of Specialist Protection
Clare Harrop
Head of Specialist Protection

06 October 2011

Clare Harrop, Head of Specialist Protection
Clare Harrop
Head of Specialist Protection

Legal &General, the UK's number protection provider*, are launching an exclusive deal with Lifetime Legal Services, to provide a new 'one stop legal shop' for its business protection clients.

An expert panel of solicitors will offer a bespoke legal service for business protection customers. The offering will include a fixed price menu for business protection legal services and is exclusively available for Legal & General Business Protection clients.

Lifetime Legal Services are specialists in a range of legal services, including Small Business, Tax, Trusts and Estates Law (including probate). They have over 16 years experience in serving clients legal needs.

This new service, endorsed by Legal & General, gives advisers an expert solution to offer their clients and helps them complete the circle of advice by demonstrating full duty of care. Advisers will pass the client details to Lifetime legal, who will ensure that any legal work required, is completed swiftly and efficiently, to support the protection of business assets.

Key features and benefits of the service include:-

  • Access to expert legal services that can help meet all a clients' needs
  • Competitive fixed prices
  • Bespoke, prompt and professional service.

Clare Harrop, Head of Specialist Protection at Legal & General said, "I am delighted that we are endorsing this unique service for our business protection clients. We know that advisers often feel swamped, as there is a lot of legal work that is required when writing business protection policies. This new service has been designed to ensure that the legal requirements are all taken care of by a panel of experts. This is a huge benefit for advisers, as they won't have to worry about policy paperwork or dealing with third party solicitors. Our arrangement with Lifetime Legal provides bespoke legal advice for every client and helps make life simpler for advisers so that they can concentrate on recommending business protection solutions".

Notes to editors

For more details of the Business Protection proposition offered by Legal & General visit


*Swiss re Term & Health Watch 2011 report, based on new individual protection sales in 2010

The information contained in this press release is intended solely for journalists and should not be relied upon by private investors or any other persons to make financial decisions.

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For more information please contact:

Alyson Bowcott

Alyson Bowcott
PR Manager, Legal & General Group

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