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Motor Legal Assistance

Extend your car insurance with extra legal cover

Motor Legal Assistance


What losses can I reclaim after an accident?

Get up to £50,000 in legal assistance to reclaim:

  • car insurance policy excess
  • alternative transport costs
  • loss of earnings
  • compensation for injuries received in an accident

Complete legal cover for drivers

If you have a car accident where the other driver is to blame, get expert legal help to claim compensation from them.

If it is more likely than not your case will be successful, you'll get help to claim for injuries or costs which aren't covered by your car insurance.

There's no solicitor's fee to pay, so you keep all of your damages.

Other useful benefits with Motor Legal Assistance

  • 24/7 legal advice helpline
    Get advice on any legal matter from a specialist team of legal professionals. Advice is available whenever you need it.
  • Motor prosecution defence
    Up to £10,000 of legal costs and assistance, and if necessary representation in court, to defend you against charges relating to motoring offences that attract penalty points.
  • Motor contract disputes
    Up to £10,000 of legal costs to represent or defend you if there is a dispute following the purchase or sale of your car, or a dispute about goods or services for your car.
  • Legal document templates
    Access useful document templates which can help with motoring issues like writing to a garage to complain about poor workmanship.
  • Driver Confidence lessons with AA Driving School
    Regain your confidence behind the wheel if you're injured in a car accident. Each injured driver can claim 2 hours' tuition with the AA.

Get a car insurance quote

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Motor Legal Assistance is underwritten by Acromas Insurance Services Limited.

AA Car Insurance is arranged by Automobile Association Insurance Services Limited. Registered office: Fanum House, Basing View, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 4EA. Registered in England and Wales number 2414212.

Automobile Association Insurance Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). You can check their register or call the FCA on 0800 111 6768.

Motor Legal Assistance policy documents

Please read all of the information relating to your policy before you buy Motor Legal Assistance cover.

Policies starting from 4 June 2014 or renewed from 1 July 2014 onwards

Motor Legal Assistance Policy Summary (June 2014)

Motor Legal Assistance Policy Wording (June 2014)

Previous policy documents

Please refer to the following booklets for policies starting or renewed between the dates shown.

18 September 2013 to 3 June 2014 (renewal date 17 October 2013 to 30 June 2014)

Motor Legal Assistance Policy Summary (September 2013)

Motor Legal Assistance Policy Wording (September 2013)

Legal document templates

If you need to complain to a garage or appeal against a parking ticket it can be time-consuming to work out what your rights are and how to make a complaint. Drafted by a solicitor, these useful letter templates can save you time and can help you defend your rights with reference to the law that applies in each situation.

Email us at to request any templates you need. Just let us know:

  • your name, address and postcode
  • car insurance policy number
  • the number for each template you require

Document templates

  1. Demand a refund from a car dealer for a faulty vehicle
  2. Refuse a car dealer's denial of liability (follow up letter)
  3. Request repair of a faulty vehicle from a car dealer
  4. Complain to a garage about substandard vehicle servicing
  5. Dispute a vehicle service charge
  6. Complain about damage to your vehicle during service and repair work
  7. Appeal against a parking ticket
  8. Request further information following receipt of a speeding ticket (Notice of Intended Protection) in situations where the registered keeper was not driving
  9. Notice of Intended Prosecution (follow up letter, to be used when the registered keeper is unable to confirm who was driving)
  10. Guidance notes for appealing a Parking Penalty Notice
  11. Demand compensation from a careless driver

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Call for a quote

0800 316 2456


24/7 legal advice helpline

0345 070 0933

(local call charges apply)