How Does LegalShield Work?
The answer to your everyday legal issues.
Think of us as your protection from the fine print.
We not only simplify common legal issues for you, but we’ve got your back when life throws you a legal curveball. When it comes to dealing with the legal fine print, you’re not alone. We can help you make sure that you’re protected and prepared. Let us focus on the law – so you can focus on your life.
Get consultation on an unlimited number of issues
Protect your family and/or your business with one service
Securely store your legal documents in one place
Connect instantly with 24/7 access for emergencies
Situations covered under 24/7 emergency access include: if you are arrested, facing an injury from an auto accident, served a criminal warrant, or the state attempting to take your child(ren).
How it Works
Find a plan
We’ve got you covered for both personal and business issues.
Take a look →
Match with a law firm
FYI, the lawyers in our network have an average of 22 years of experience.
Meet the lawyers →
Answer a few questions, upload documents, and schedule a call with your law firm.
Have peace of mind
We help deal with your legal issue so you can focus on the good stuff life has to offer.
Goodbye expensive retainers, hello legal advice you can actually afford.
Care for your family
Caring for aging parents
Buying, selling or renting a home
Starting a business
Protecting your business
You can hire a lawyer the usual, expensive way – or you can become a member of LegalShield.
Simply put, it no longer makes sense to hire a lawyer the old way. For what it usually costs to hire a lawyer for a few hours, you can have access to an entire law firm for a year.
The ‘Typical’ Way
Low rate of roughly $1 a day
Expensive hourly rates averaging $100 - $300 / hour
Speak to a lawyer within one business day
Wait for a lawyer to hopefully call you back
Consult on an unlimited number of personal legal issues
Pay per issue
Access to our lawyer network experienced in all areas of law
The burden's on you to find a specialist lawyer
Lawyers vetted through a rigorous selection process
You have to research your lawyer's skill and ability
Our Network of Lawyers
We’ve partnered with some of the best law firms in the U.S. and Canada. It doesn’t matter if you’re dealing with a personal or a business legal issue, our network of lawyers specializes in one thing: giving you expert legal advice.
Provider Law Firms
Years Average Experience
Explore Legal Plans
We provide legal help for you, your family, or your business.
Individuals & Families
Legal advice on an unlimited number of personal legal issues from lawyers with an average of 22 years of experience.
Get legal support to protect and grow your business with document review, debt collection, and more.
Start a Business
$149+ state filing fees
Start your business legally and correctly, so you can crush your goals with confidence.
Have more questions?
Are my family members covered? Is my legal issue covered? What’s the cancellation policy? Visit our FAQ for the answers to these questions and many more.