Comprehensive ATE protection for most types of commercial and civil litigation. Cover can be arranged by solicitors, litigation funders or brokers and is confirmed by means of an individual stand-alone policy. Elements of the policy are as follows:


  • Other sides’ costs.
  • Own disbursements.
  • Cover for own Counsel’s fees (optional).
  • Part 36 cover.
  • Cover for interim costs orders.

Limit of Indemnity

  • Maximum limit of indemnity £2 million.


  • The premium is normally payable upfront and is non-refundable. However subsequent stages can be deferred until case conclusion and contingent on success.
  • The premium is normally charged as a percentage of the limit of indemnity required, although in some cases can be charged as a percentage of the damages recovered.
  • Premiums can be staged according to the progress of the case.

Types of Cases Insured

  • Contract disputes – personal and commercial.
  • Professional negligence.
  • Property disputes.
  • International arbitration.
  • Recovery of outstanding debts.
  • Insolvency.
  • Contentious wills and probate.
  • Defamation and Privacy.