Professional Indemnity Insurance for Solicitors

Solutions for Solicitor Practices with 1 - 3 Partners

Specialists you can trust

• Howden is a trusted and respected name in the solicitors sector. We act for over 1,000 legal services firms of all sizes and place over £50m of premium into the market

• Howden has a specialist team who only deal with Solicitors PI and we have a presence in all  regions so if required we can visit all of our clients in person

• We also have a specialist Solicitors claims team who are on hand to provide timely advice  and support when you need it most

Our new product for 1-3 firms:

We have partnered with QBE to set up a new facility specifically for one to three partner firms. This means that Howden is now the chosen broker that can obtain quotations from QBE for one to three partner firms that aren’t already insured with them.

Our new product offers highly competitive premiums and makes it simple to obtain a quote by answering 6 simple questions on the following:

1. Name and address
2. Number of Partners/Directors/Members
3. Gross Fees
4. Type of Work
5. Claims history
6. Cover required

About QBE

• QBE has been providing insurance to the legal profession for over 40 years
• QBE is the leading solicitors PI insurer in the UK
• QBE’s service offerings includes their market-leading risk assessment tool , QRisk
• QBE offers market leading knowledge teamed with extensive claims handling experience & state of the art risk management 

Other Howden markets

We also have access to the following markets for 1-3 Partner firms:
- Endurance
- WR Berkely
- Travelers
- Allianz
- Zurich
- China RE

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I have no hesitation in commending the manner in which you dealt with the renewal of our PI Insurance this year. PII renewal is always a stressful time for solicitors. I appreciate the help you gave in achieving a good result.

Partner, Solicitors practice

When renewing our firm's PII there is no other broker that I would choose to work with.

Managing Partner, Solicitors practice

I would recommend Howden as a competent and helpful, specialist insurance broker.

Partner, Solicitors practice

Key Contacts

John Wooldridge
UK wide
+44 (0)20 7133 1427 Email

Ross Hickey
London & Home Counties
+44 (0)20 7133 1318 Email

Neil Pointon
East Midlands & East Anglia
+44 (0)20 7133 1346 Email

Chris Robinson
North East & North West
+44 (0)1924 241 916 Email

Mark Syms
South West
+44 (0)20 7133 1445 Email

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Our 30 strong claims handling team is a core component of our service offering. We manage all stages of the claim from providing guidance on when to notify to participating in mediations. The overarching objective of our claims team is to ensure that any claims are resolved swiftly, sensitively and commercially with minimum disruption to your business.

Read more about our Claims team here.