Opinion: The role of LEI in 21st century justice

Access to justice is one of the cornerstones of civilised society; without it, law and order risk breaking down, threatening the stability we’ve come to take for granted, argues Arc Legal’s Tim Mullin.

When a legal issue arises, it’s imperative that people can access resources and support to help them seek the just outcome they deserve.

Yet according to research by the Law Society, in any given year, 3.6 million adults in England and Wales have unmet legal needs, and more than 1 in 3 adults (36%) have low confidence that they could achieve a fair and positive outcome when faced with a legal problem.

Research further suggests that 83% of small businesses had an unmet legal need in 2016, a figure

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact info@insuranceage.co.uk.

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact info@insuranceage.co.uk to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Insurance Age? View our subscription options


Sign up and gain access to five complimentary news articles every month.

Already have an account? Sign in here

This address will be used to create your account

My Insurance Downtime: Clear Group’s Dawn Dalby

Clear Group’s Dawn Dalby offers us a window into her life outside of insurance including her addiction to Married At First Sight, becoming a fan of Jeffrey Archer during jury service when 19 and a preference for winter comfort food.

Most read articles loading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have an Insurance Age account, please register now.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: