FAQ

Does my membership cover wills?

  • Yes, your membership covers wills for you and your family

What law firm will provide my legal services?

  • LegalShield has arranged for you to have access to an accomplished law firm available to handle your legal needs. Law firms have been screened, are monitored daily, and are ready to handle your legal matters with the care and concern you deserve.

     

What is covered under a LegalShield Legal Plan?

  • Access a variety of legal services including: advice on unlimited issues, attorney letters or calls made on your behalf, contract and document review (up to 15 pages each) and more. Review a plan contract for complete terms, coverage, amounts, conditions and exclusions.

Who is covered under my LegalShield Legal Plan Family Membership?

  • The following are covered:

    • The member
    • The member’s spouse
    • Never-married dependent children of the member or member’s spouse who are under 26 and living at home
    • Children under age 18 for whom the member or member’s spouse is the legal guardian
    • Full-time never-married students under 26 years old if the student is a dependent of the member or member’s spouse
    • Any dependent child, regardless of age, who is incapable of sustaining employment because of mental or physical disability and who is chiefly dependent on the member or member’s spouse for support.

    Note: Trial Defense, where available, provides benefits for the member and/or the member’s spouse only. Be sure to check the specific contract in your state.

What contact will I have with my lawyer as a LegalShield member?

  • It depends on your legal matter/situation. When you contact your Provider Law Firm, explain your legal situation and they will have an attorney call you within 8 business hours. Once you speak directly with your attorney, he/she will be able to determine what legal assistance is needed for your specific situation.

     

Will I work with the same attorney for every legal matter?

  • LegalShield takes the selection of our Provider Law Firms very seriously. While you may not work with the same attorney for every legal issue you have, you will work with the same Provider Law Firm, so you can be assured that you are receiving quality service with any of their attorneys.

Does my membership cover immigration?

  • A LegalShield membership provides consultation and a discount on other legal services related to immigration issues. Please contact your provider law firm to discuss your benefits and options.