What is LegalShield?
It’s total access. It’s total freedom.
Everyone deserves legal protection. And now, with LegalShield, everyone can access it. No matter how traumatic. No matter how trivial. Whatever your situation is, we are here to help. From real estate to divorce advice, identity theft and beyond, we have your rights covered. Welcome to total peace of mind. Welcome to LegalShield.
What your membership includes.
Know your rights in any situation.
LegalShield gives you the ability to talk to an attorney on any matter without worrying about high hourly costs. For one flat monthly fee you can access legal advice, no matter how traumatic or trivial the issue. That’s why under the protection of LegalShield you and your family can live your life worry-free, every day, every night, now and forever.
• Advice – unlimited issues
• Access for covered emergency situations 24/7
• Letters/calls made on your behalf
• Review Contracts & documents
(up to 10 pages in length)
• Mortgage Document Review
• Lawyers prepare
Healthcare Power of Attorney
• Motor vehicle Service • IRS Audit Service
Your LegalShield Plan Covers:
Separation Divorce Adoption Name Change
• In-Office Consultation
• Extensive list of online legal forms
• 25% off additional legal services
You may continue to use your Provider Law Firm for legal situations that extend beyond plan coverage at 25% off the law firm’s standard hourly rates.
The Member’s Spouse
Never Married Dependent Children under 21 living at home
Dependent Children under age 18 for whom the Member is legal guardian Full-Time College Students up to age 23 never married, dependent children Physically or mentally challenged child living at home
This is a general overview of your legal plan coverage for illustration purposes only. See back for more details. See a plan contract for complete terms, coverage, amounts,
Special Group Rates:
Convenient Payroll Deduction Amount.
• LegalShield $15.75 per month
• Identity Theft Shield
when bundled with Legal Plan - $9.95
A small monthly fee covers everything and gets you access to quality law firms in your area. Call as many times as you want, about whatever you want. It’s that simple.
Your law firm.
Just contact your provider firm directly and speak to a law firm in your area that is experienced in whatever field you need. Your lawyer will be there to serve you, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Comprehensive Plan Benefits
Toll-free phone consultations on any subject
Toll-free phone consultations with your Provider Law Firm for any legal matter. You can use these valuable benefits to consult with your Provider Law Firm on any legal issue that might arise.
Phone calls and letters on your behalf
A phone call or letter on an attorney’s letterhead can help you get the results you need and keep you on the job—physically and mentally.
Contract and Document Review
Your Provider Law Firm will review an unlimited number of documents of up to ten (10) pages each.
Mortgage Document Assistance
Mortgage documents, (as required of the borrower by the lending insti- tution) prepared by your Provider Law Firm for the purchase, selling, or refinancing of a home.
Representation by your Provider Law Firm for uncontested legal separa- tion or uncontested civil annulment.
Representation by your Provider Law Firm for uncontested divorce proceedings.
Representation by your Provider Law Firm for uncontested adoption proceedings.
Uncontested Name Change
One (1) uncontested name change per membership year.
Health Care Power of Attorney
Medical Power of Attorney preparation for you and your spouse with an- nual reviews and updates.
Directive to Physician/Living Will preparation for you and your spouse with
annual reviews and updates.
Will preparation and annual reviews and updates for you, your spouse, and covered family members.
(Trust preparation is available at the preferred member rate.)
Motor Vehicle Services
• Moving violation assistance
• Motor vehicle-related criminal charge assistance
• Up to 2.5 hours help with driver’s license reinstatement and personal
injury/property damage collection assistance of $2,000 or less
This brochure was designed to give you a general overview of our legal benefits. Benefits and rates vary in certain states and provinces. The plan contract gives terms, coverage, amounts, conditions and exclusions.
(These services are available 15 days after enrollment.)
Trial Defense Services
Defense of civil and job-related criminal suits for you and your spouse.
Up to 300 hours of trial time per year after 5th membership year (295.5 trial hours, 4.5 pre-trial hours).
IRS Audit Legal Services
Up to fifty (50) hours of your Provider Law Firm’s time for an IRS audit.
One (1) hour of in-office consultation time per year with your Provider Firm.
Preferred Member Discount
25% discount off your Provider Law Firm’s standard hourly rate for any legal matter not otherwise covered.
24-Hour Emergency Attorney Access with Legal Shield
Legal emergencies don’t always happen during business hours! Pre-Paid Legal offers 24-hour emergency access to your Provider Law firm if you are:
• Detained by a law enforcement officer
• Injured in an accident
• The authorities attempt to remove your child from your home or custody • An officer serves you with a warrant
As a Legal Shield member, present your Legal Shield card to the officer. By showing the card, you make it clear you want to call your lawyer immediately. To use this service, simply call the 24 hour, toll-free number on your Legal Shield card, and a Pre-Paid Legal Services representative will connect you to your Provider Law Firm.