Legal counsel is expensive. The average hourly rate for a lawyer is $284.1 With LegalShield, you have access to an entire law firm for one low monthly rate. From real estate to divorce advice, speeding tickets to will preparation and more, our dedicated law firms will help with any matter–no matter how trivial or traumatic it may seem.
LegalShield is there for you, your spouse and your children. Affordable legal protection is only $7.36 per pay period.
The LegalShield Plan includes covered services in the following categories:
Who is the provider?
How can this help me?
The LegalShield plan includes the following areas of coverage:
Who is covered?
When can I enroll?
As a new hire, you can enroll during your new hire enrollment period. Outside of your new hire enrollment period, enrollment is limited to a qualified life event or the voluntary open enrollment period.
After enrolling how can I start to use this benefit?
LegalShield will send you a member number and instructions on how to create your account along with contact information for your dedicated provider law firm when your plan becomes effective. You will need this member number to create your LegalShield account on www.mylegalshield.com. You will be asked to create a username and password.
Once you have created your account you will use your account login credentials to login to the mobile app. You can call your provider law firm directly for legal assistance and provide them with your member number or directly call them through the mobile app at the tap of a finger.
How do you download the LegalShield app?
The LegalShield mobile app is available for download on both Apple and Android devices. Once downloaded you will be asked to login, to login you will use the account username and password you created when setting up your account at mylegalshield.com.
What are the features of the LegalShield app?
The features of the LegalShield mobile app include:
How do I cancel or change my membership?
You can only cancel your membership at your company’s next open enrollment.
To make any of the below coverage changes, please call Member Services*.
- Address, etc.
*Please note a dependent cannot call in and make changes to coverage.
What happens to my coverage if I terminate employment?
What is considered a legal emergency?
The participant receives toll-free telephone access to the provider law firm on a 24 hour per day basis- by calling 877-825-3797 for the following covered emergencies:
This is a general overview of the legal plan coverage available from LegalShield for illustration purposes only.