MetLaw Insurance

MetLaw provides affordable access to attorneys for a wide variety of personal legal services. Legal issues arise when employees get married, have a baby, buy or sell a home or become a caregiver for a spouse or parent. On average, lawyers charge upwards of $350 an hour for legal help. When a member uses a network attorney for covered services, all attorney fees are covered by the legal plan. Advice and consultations on an unlimited number of personal legal matters are also included.

Is there a specific time or month to enroll?

Enrollment is accepted during the January-February Annual Enrollment Period or within 60 days of your hire date as a new employee.

NEW FOR 2023: We've upgraded your plan to include an additional four hours of attorney services, for matters not included in the plan such as Expungement, Probate, Misdemeanor and Felony Defense.³

What matters are excluded?

  • Employment-related matters, including company or statutory benefits
  • Matters involving the employer, Network Attorneys, MetLife and affiliates
  • Matters in which there is a conflict of interest between the employee and spouse or dependents, in which case services are excluded for the spouse and dependents
  • Appeals and class actions
  • Farm and business matters, including rental issues when the plan member is the landlord
  • Patent, trademark and copyright matters
  • Costs and fines
  • Frivolous or unethical matters
  • Matters for which an attorney-client relationship exists prior to the participant becoming eligible for plan benefits

Why get MetLaw from the Club?

  • Acceptance is Guaranteed: No underwriting is needed.
  • Affordable and Automatic Payroll/Pension Deduction
  • Family Plan: Plan includes spouse and child coverage
  • Over 17,500 attorneys operating in all 50 states and U.S. territories.

LA County and LAUSD employees are not currently eligible for enrollment.

Accessing Your MetLife Legal Plan

New plan participants must register with MetLife Legal plan to get started.

When prompted to add an Employer or Organization during the registration process, please use: "LACEA Insurance Services"

For members who already registered, please login with your user name and password.

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If you need further assistance with your MetLife Legan Plan, please contact:

Client Services: (800) 821-6400

Downloadable Application

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