AMTRUST INTERNATIONAL ACQUIRES LEGAL INSURANCE MANAGEMENT GROUP

Arc Legal Assistance (Arc Legal), a subsidiary of AmTrust International, and a leading provider of legal expenses insurance (LEI) products in the UK and Ireland, has today announced the acquisition of Legal Insurance Management Group (LIM) by AmTrust International, a wholly owned subsidiary of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. The terms of the acquisition are not disclosed.

This acquisition forms part of AmTrust’s vision to be a leading specialty commercial property and casualty insurer by focusing on local markets and niche products where they can add significant value 

LIM is an ISO 9001-certififed specialist in the legal expenses, professional fees, home emergency and vehicle breakdown insurance markets in the UK and Republic of Ireland. They have built a reputation for providing innovative, bespoke protection and peace of mind for their diverse range of clients, maintaining a commitment to delivering not only high-quality insurance products, but also a premium level of service to their customers.

Barry Smith, Managing Director of LIM, said: I am delighted that LIM will be joining the AmTrust group and working alongside Arc Legal. They share our commitment to developing products and services, and we look forward to building on our previous 19 years of successful trading.”

Frank O’Malley, Chief Executive of Arc Legal, said “LIM brings unique capabilities, particularly in the assistance arena, which will complement the existing businesses, enabling AmTrust to build a full service offering across ATE and BTE legal expenses, home emergency and motor breakdown. They have a long-standing reputation for quality and integrity in their products and services, and we look forward to this exciting period of continued growth and expansion.”

 

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