R106 per month for gives you up to R117 000 legal cover per matter.

Legal Emergency Fast Track - an added legal benefit giving you an immediate ½ hour consultation per year with a lawyer, provided by Legal Eagle at no extra charge. You can use it for any matter, covered or not

And everything else that the Gold Membership offers:

  • Face-to-face consultation with a Legal Counsellor countrywide
  • Protection covering you, your spouse or partner and all your children under the age of 18 years
  • Access to our highly qualified and experienced panel of attorneys who will represent you and cover up to R117 000 per matter for legal expenses, should your matter need representation in court or Alternative Dispute Resolution Forums such as the CCMA
  • Choice to use your own attorney*
  • 24-hour legal assistance via our LegalLine, 7 days a week, 365 days a year (e.g., help for urgent with bail application), as well as online legal assistance during office hours
  • R10 000 cash for legal expenses for the accidental death of the main Member. The payout is made to your nominated beneficiary and can be used to pay for legal expenses like the settling of the estate or legal and financial advice
  • Insurance that pays your Legal Eagle premium for 6 months if you are retrenched - at no extra charge.

Matters that our Legal Counsellors will assist you with:

  • Insurance problems (e.g. life policy or car insurance claims)
  • Consumer related problems (e.g. guarantees and defective goods)
  • Home owner problems (e.g. faulty alterations, home improvements, defective building works)
  • Job related matters (e.g. unfair dismissals, unfair retrenchments)
  • Criminal charges against our Member or his/her family
  • Motor vehicle problems and accident claims
  • Personal injury claims

What is NOT covered by the Legal Eagle policy?

Our policies are kept affordable by not covering the following:

  • Matrimonial disputes (e.g. contested divorces)
  • Defamation cases
  • Business related matters
  • Admission of guilt fines
  • Cover for legal matters that occurred before your 3 months waiting period*
  • Collective actions
  • Traffic fines. 
  • Political matters
  • Child maintenance

Extended benefits:

Legal Eagle Counsellors strive to assist with any legal matters or questions you may have, even if they are not covered by your Legal Eagle policy, such as:

  • Debt services (e.g. settlement negotiations, debt counselling, rescission of administration orders and judgments)
  • Family services (e.g. unopposed divorces, child maintenance matters, drafting of basic wills, ante nuptial contracts)
  • Other civil services (e.g. mediation or referrals to Alternative Dispute Resolution forums such as the CCMA, preparation and referral to Small Claims Court)