Legal expenses insurer, Legal Guard, commemorated its 10th anniversary this month, marking a decade since first opening its doors to Batswana.
Legal Guard forms part of the suite of services offered by short term insurance provider, BIHL Sure!
“BIHL Sure! is a proudly Botswana, proudly African company, and we are proud to have such a truly exciting homegrown offering celebrating this momentous milestone. Legal Guard has been key to Batswana’s justice for the last 10 years, and it has been a very exciting time for us in this market. Legal Guard has developed into a mature and profitable operation, and it is our hope that Legal Guard will continue to make a positive impact in the lives of our clients across Botswana,” attested BHL Sure! Acting CEO, Aiden Rose.
Legal Guard was incorporated on March 10, 2004 as a legal expense insurance company.
Each year, Legal Guard’s team of qualified lawyers assists more than 20,000 people in managing their legal matters. Over the course of the last 10 years, the operation has amassed up to 65,000 customers.
“The most exciting thing for us is to be able to celebrate this incredible milestone with all of the valued clients, customers and staff who have helped us to reach this point. This is as much their celebration as it is ours and so we’re spending the month of March sharing that joy with them,” said Rose.
“In fact, it’s a celebration even closer to our hearts to know that we have members of the team who have been part of the Legal Guard family for nearly a decade as well, proving that this is well and truly more than just business, and we look forward to the next incredible chapter.”
Legal Guard’s core mandate has and continues to be to sell and administer affordable and appropriate legal expense Insurance products and services that can be easily accessible to all Batswana.
Such legal services include civil and criminal matters, contracts and wills, divorce, roadside assistance, accidental death cover and medical cover.
“We look forward to continuing to make a positive impact in the lives of those around us in the next 10 years and beyond, be it through our legal expenses insurance offerings or our long tradition of significant and interactive CSI efforts,” Rose said.