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Start protecting you and your family now with the Family Defender® Plan.

For almost half a century, U.S. Legal Services has been providing comprehensive legal coverage to employees and their families; which includes SEIU Local 721 staff, their spouses, and dependents up to age 26. Attorney’s fees are paid in full for all covered legal matters, giving you peace of mind for a low monthly premium of $13.14.

Say 'No' to Expensive Attorney Fees With the Family Defender®

Covered services include, but are not limited to:

Staff and their families – coverage stops when dependent child reaches age 26 – are covered for all their personal legal needs.

No Deductibles
No Co-Pays
No Claim Forms

Once you enroll in coverage, you will receive a certificate describing the exact coverage benefit purchased. This flyer explains the general purposes of the insurance, but in no way changes or affects the insurance afforded under the policy issued. All coverage is to be subject to actual policy conditions and exclusions. Not sponsored or approved by the United States Government or any Department or Agency thereof.

*20-hour annual renewable cap on Family Law limitation, discount thereafter.

**First $1,000 exempt from fee. Subject to State and Federal Statutes

Attorney’s fees are paid in full for all covered legal matters when you utilize a Network Attorney. Receive a 33.3% discount off attorney’s fees for pre-existing and other non-excluded legal matters. Coverage does not include fines, court costs, or other incidentals relating to the legal matter. Out-of-network benefits available.

Civil Litigation
  • Plaintiff or Defendant
  • Administrative Hearings
  • Trial Coverage up to $15,000
  • Small Claims
  • Name Change
  • Civil Injunctions
  • Landlord/Tenant Matters as Tenant
Family Law *
  • Petitioner or Respondent
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Contested Divorce
  • Annulments
  • Spousal Support
  • Paternity Action
  • Child Support/Custody
  • Post-Decree Enforcement Action
  • Post-Decree Modification Action
  • Equitable Distribution of Marital Assets
Other Family Law
  • Pre/Postnuptial Agreements
  • Domestic Adoption
  • Domestic Violence
  • Elder Law Matters
  • Visa Extension
  • Naturalization
  • Deportation (Removal)
Traffic Violations
  • Moving Traffic Violations
  • First Offense DUI
  • License Revocation & Suspension
Criminal Law
  • Misdemeanor Defense
  • Felony Violations (Policy Holder only)
  • Juvenile Defense
  • Habeas Corpus
  • Trial Coverage up to $15,000
Consumer-Seller Protection
  • Consumer Protection Matters
  • Personal Property Protection
  • Trial Coverage up to $15,000
Contingency Matters**
  • Personal Injury
  • Auto Accidents
  • Slip and Fall
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Worker’s Compensation
Document Preparation & Review
  • Demand Letters
  • Quit Claim Deeds
  • Personal Affidavit
  • Promissory Note
  • Bill of Sale
  • Personal Contract
  • Lease Agreement
Real Estate Transactions
  • Review and/or Preparation of Purchase
  • Agreement, Mortgage, and Deed
  • Purchase of Primary & Secondary Residence
  • Sale of Primary & Secondary Residence
  • Refinancing of Primary & Secondary Residence
  • Attorney Attendance at Closing
  • Real Estate Disputes
  • Neighbor Disputes
Estate Planning
  • Living Will
  • Revocable Living Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Wills & Testamentary Trusts for Minors
  • Codicils
  • Estate Administration/Probate
  • Uncontested Guardianship or Conservatorship
  • Incompetency
Financial Matters
  • Debt Collection
  • Garnishment Defense
  • IRS Audit Protection (Policy Holder only)
  • Foreclosure
  • Limiting Creditor Harassment
  • Ch. 7 & 13 Bankruptcy
Other Legal Matters
  • Insurance Law
  • Standard Business Incorporation
  • Medicare & Medicaid (Referral Coverage)
Added Value Services
  • Online Legal Library
  • DIY Legal Documents
  • 24/7 Emergency Line
  • Financial Coaching
  • Tax Coaching
  • Discounted Tax Return Preparation
  • Mobile App
  • Identity Theft Restoration Program

Family Defender®

$13.14 per month