Legal Protection Group continues expansion of London Commercial ATE Team

by Sheena Court | Sep 14, 2017 | News

Legal Protection Group is delighted to announce that Dan Quinn has been appointed as ATE Underwriter. Dan is the latest addition to an already impressive team of experienced ATE professionals at Legal Protection Group ... Read More

Simon Mayhew

by Sheena Court | Aug 29, 2017 | News

It is with great sadness that we announce that our Claims Manager, Simon Mayhew, died unexpectedly late last week.

 

Simon has worked for u... Read More

Richard Whale joins Legal Protection Group as Head of ATE Sales

by Sheena Court | Aug 2, 2017 | News

Legal Protection Group is delighted to announce Richard Whale has joined our team as Head of ATE Sales based out of the Bristol office.

Richard has gained considerable experience in... Read More

Legal Protection Group signs deal with Tenant Farmers Association

by Sheena Court | Jul 26, 2017 | News

Legal Protection Group is delighted to be entering a new partnership with Tenant Farmers Association to provide legal expenses insurance for its members including cover for agricultural landlord tenant disputes.

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Elite closes to new business – contact us today for any new BTE or ATE enquiries

by Sheena Court | Jul 12, 2017 | News

Like many of our competitors, we were disappointed to hear the surprising news that Elite Insurance Company has stopped writing new business.

Since last week’s announcement, we have had a number of new enquiries via our website for b... Read More

Legal Protection Group strengthens Commercial ATE Team

by Sheena Court | Jun 13, 2017 | News

Legal Protection Group is delighted to announce that Steve Ruffle has been appointed as ATE Underwriting Manager and will be operating from our recently opened London office in Fenchurch Street.

Steve comes from a legal background, having ... Read More

Legal Protection Group opens for business in London

by Sheena Court | Jun 6, 2017 | News

Following our launch in October 2016, Legal Protection Group (LPG) has made an exciting and positive start and is building a reputation for providing expert ATE solutions backed by excellent response times to new business enquiries. Offering ... Read More

Legal Protection Group sign new deal with Advanced Rent and Van Mildert

by Sheena Court | Jun 6, 2017 | News

Following on from Legal Protection Group’s strategic partnership with Stride, LPG have announced a long term agreement with Advanced Rent and Van Mildert.  Advanced Rent are a team of experienced residential property financiers and priv... Read More

Legal Protection Group adds BTE Underwriting resource to support expanding business

by Sheena Court | Apr 25, 2017 | News

In response to the increasing level of enquiries and growth within our BTE book, we are pleased to announce that we have appointed Gemma Bellamy to the newly created role of BTE Underwriting Technician. Gemma, who joins following a career break, h... Read More

Important Decision on the Recoverability of ATE Success Fees for Media Cases

by Sheena Court | Apr 18, 2017 | News

Following on from our recent article on the Supreme Court decision in Plevin (Respondent) v Paragon Personal Finance Limited (Appellant), we are again pleased to see that the court has sought to maintain vested rights and expectations ari... Read More

Plevin (Respondent) v Paragon Personal Finance Limited (Appellant)

by Sheena Court | Apr 9, 2017 | News

The purpose of the transitional provisions of LASPO, in relation to both success fees and ATE premiums, is to preserve vested rights and expectations arising from the previous law.   In this case the appellant argued that the policy in r... Read More

Supreme Court considers Unison’s employment tribunal fees challenge

by Sheena Court | Mar 29, 2017 | News

The long-running legal challenge to the introduction of employment tribunal fees is nearing its conclusion following a hearing at the Supreme Court.

Tribunal fees were first introduced in 2013 and since July of that year anyone w... Read More

Legal Protection Group joins the Managing General Agents’ Association (MGAA)

by Sheena Court | Mar 16, 2017 | News

Martin Rowan, Managing Director, is pleased to announce that Legal Protection Group has joined the Managing General Agents’ Association (MGAA). The MGAA is a non-profit making organisation that represents UK managing general... Read More

Rezek Clarke vs Moorfields Eye Hospital Foundation Trust

by Sheena Court | Mar 7, 2017 | News

Under existing rules, the ATE premium arranged to cover unrecovered disbursements (medical reports) is theoretically recoverable from the unsuccessful defendant (normally the NHS).   However, as we have seen many times before, Judges are... Read More

What do the Personal Injury Reforms mean for our Brokers

by Sheena Court | Feb 28, 2017 | News

The Government has now confirmed that the reforms to the personal injury claims regime will come into effect on 1st October 2018 when the Prisons & Courts Act becomes law.

The key changes are:

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Legal Protection Group further strengthens team

by Sheena Court | Feb 22, 2017 | News

Legal Protection Group (LPG) is pleased to announce two new appointments in February.  Sheena Court joins as Marketing Manager and Julia Pomphrey as Office Manager.

Joining from DAS UK Group, where she was Head of Cus... Read More