What Is LegalShield & Why You Want It

LegalShield gives you the ability to talk to an attorney on any matter without worrying about high hourly costs. Having a plan puts the power of legal representation within reach of any individual, family, or business. Instead of paying a lawyer by the hour, you pay a small monthly fee (starting at $29.95/month) and have access to an independent lawyer that will provide a huge variety of legal services without a huge legal bill. Services like consultation with a lawyer, document review, drafting of debt collection letters and defense at civil trials are included as standard benefits. Using the plan just once can save you literally thousands of dollars. 

In today’s fast-paced complicated world, having a LegalShield plan is an easy, simple and affordable way to get legal help and the peace of mind needed, when you need it. 

Many people can take advantage of it. Whether starting out in life, buying a home, or starting a family. Later in life, having a LegalShield plan can also help you later in life if you sell your home, or as you manage your assets and deal with estate planning. There are also plans that cover you if you decide to start a business or need targeted help on specific problem areas for small businesses, such as debt collection, and estate planning,contract review ( up to 15 pages), lawyers letters or calls made on your behalf, and more. 

Here are examples of coverages found in various individual/family plans:

  • Buying and selling houses
  • Refinancing, consumer or creditor problems, avoiding bankruptcy
  • Tax questions
  • Adoption 
  • Single parent legal issues and questions
  • Help with contracts and legal documents
  • Preparing legal documents or letters
  • Tenant rights
  • Making a will or living will
  • Estate planning
  • Home improvement or contractor issues
  • Consumer protection
  • Traffic tickets


Explore 101 Reason You’ll Want a Legalshield Lawyer on your side

Statistically, 60% of small businesses have experienced a significant legal issue in the last 2 years. *Source: Decision Analyst and LegalShield,The Legal Needs of Small Business,”  Small Business Survey, May 2013

If you are a business owner or about to start a business, empower your company’s growth and sense of security with the Small Business Plan.Get the help you need to navigate through the many legal issues that come with running a business. Having a Business Legal Plan quickly and efficiently enables you to get in touch with a Business Lawyer, and an entire network of experienced lawyers in as little as 4 hours. Here is what a Business LegalShield  provider firm can offer:

  • Unlimited advice & consultations
  • Help drafting collection letters
  • Help resolving financial disputes
  • Calls & letters on your behalf
  • Legal document reviews
  • Help with IRS Audits
  • Continued legal protection
  • And so much more


Getting ready to launch a business? Having a Launch By LegalShield Plan is more than just a DIY solution. The launch program will walk you through the process. 

Here is what  having a Launch Business is all about:

Launch by LegalShield Includes:

  • Formation of your single member LLC
  • Consultation with an experienced business formation lawyer
  • Business name check
  • Secure your Federal Tax ID (EIN)
  • Legal document filing to start your business
  • Articles of Organization
  • Three months of legal support for you and your business