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Direct Group to offer legal services from Arc Legal
Arc Legal Assistance (Arc), the bespoke legal costs insurance provider, has been appointed to provide a family legal expenses cover and a range of legal services to clients of Direct Group, a leading Managing General Agent.
Direct Group has become one of a growing number of insurance businesses to use Arc’s Total Legal service, developed as part of the company’s unique operating model, to provide both insured and uninsured services ahead of the full implementation of the Government’s Legal Services Act. 2007.
The Total Legal service will provide Direct Group’s clients with access to legal advice and support in a range of areas including, will writing, conveyancing and family matters provided by fully qualified and specialist Solicitors. These services are provided on a discounted pay on use basis and are in addition to the assistance provided within Arc’s family legal expenses insurance which covers legal costs incurred in a variety of matters including property, consumer and employment disputes.
Richard Miles, Marketing Manager at Direct Group, commented: “Arc’s ability to provide access to legal services and their expertise in developing bespoke solutions makes them an ideal partner. The quality and flexibility of their approach ensures we are able to maintain the high quality of service our clients expect.”
Richard Finan, Director of Arc said: “Direct Group has recognised the important role that the addition of legal services has in meeting the growing needs of affinity groups. We believe the Group’s ability to provide targeted insurance solutions will be great enhanced by our Total Legal service and offer them a clear service differentiator.”