Legal cover or legal protection are terms used for legal expenses insurance
Legal expenses insurance is designed to allow you to bring a compensation case without worrying about having to pay legal costs. I think of it as allowing the client to sleep at night not worrying about legal fees.
Legal costs are the fees of your own solicitor and the solicitors who represent the Defendant, plus the expenses the solicitors incur such as medical fees, police report, and barrister fees amongst others.
Many people have bought legal expenses insurance as an add-on to another policy. It is worth taking the time to understand how it works.
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