Legal Expenses cover

Get yourself round-the-clock legal advice and support services with our comprehensive MyCover Legal Expenses cover.

Features and benefits

Up 20% off on your premiums.

Free telephonic legal advice by calling our call centre on 0861 111 323 
24 hours a day.

Accidental death benefit. We will pay an amount to your estate or nominated beneficiary in the event of your sudden and accidental death to cover the legal expenses associated with your death, such as the costs of winding up your estate.

Payment of benefits under your policy.  The legal expenses insurance benefit will be paid to the legal representative, or to you if you have settled the cost of the appointed attorney, provided that the cost has been pre approved by us.

Extra benefits

Legal services: Telephonic and personal consultations and drafting of legal documents.

Trauma and assault cover: Up to R5 000 for medical cover and R5 000 for trauma counselling after traumatic events like rape, domestic abuse, and the death of a loved one.

What is covered?

Professional legal advice for civil, criminal, family, labour and identity theft matters.

If you have been charged with a criminal offense, your bail application and a bail amount of up to R20 000 will be paid.

R10 000 cover for accidental death for the duration of your policy.

Access to investigation services to support your court case.

Drafting of up to 13 legal contract types and documents, for example a will or an antenuptial contract.

Unlimited telephonic legal consultations.

What is not covered?

Appeals or reviews following the outcome of civil, criminal or labour matters.

Pre-existing matters that have started before the start date of your policy.

Compensation that conflicts with legislation.

Why choose our insurance?

Unlimited telephonic legal consultations.

No waiting period for accidental death.

No waiting period for advice and support services.

Fast and easy claims process.

Log your claim

Call 0861 262 636 to submit your claim.


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Submit documents

Complete the claim form emailed to you and send it back to with all the required documents.


Leave the rest to us

We will assess your claim and let you know if we need anything else. If the claim is valid, we will process it.

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