Legal Expenses Insurance: Public Panel research


As part of an agenda to improve access to justice, our new sector-wide strategy includes the aim of most households having legal expenses insurance or other mechanisms enabling them to access a wide range of legal services free at the point of need within the next decade.

The LSB’s new public panel research showed those who participated assumed legal expenses insurance is more expensive and restrictive than it actually is.  This misconception limits the role legal expenses insurance could play in meeting unexpected legal costs.

Read the research report (PDF) and infographic (PDF) here.