As a membership organisation reliant on subscription income and trading activities to provide services to its members, The Sussex Law Society welcomes support and involvement from organisations interested in the legal sector.

A variety of packages are available and the Society is happy to customise those packages to suit particular requirements or priorities.

If you or your organisation are interested in finding out more about sponsoring the Society, please contact Jeanette Lacy Scott on 01273 674420.

Estate Research

Estate Research: Probate Genealogists and ‘Heir Hunters’ offering a full range of services through all aspects of estate administration to the private client practitioner. Established in 2001, they remain committed to the core values of transparency, flexible fee choice and exceptional service. With local expertise and international coverage, they have successfully located family and assets all over the world, helping to wrap up even the most complex of probate cases.

Find out how they can help eliminate some of the risks involved in estate administration as well as about their services including their Free Administrator Check and Free Family Tree Check at www.estateresearch.co.uk or if you have a query about an ongoing case, drop them an email at pc@estateresearch.co.uk


Howden has one of the largest and most experienced Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII) teams in the market comprising of more than 150 PII professionals. Of these, our solicitors team is made up of more than 30 specialists, dedicated to servicing the legal sector and committed to delivering for all our clients, from sole practitioner to top 100 law firms.

We have direct access to the majority of Participating Insurers with either exclusive or enhanced access to a number of ‘A’ rated insurers. The strength and breadth of our relationships with the insurance markets helps us secure cover when other brokers fail. This is why we are the preeminent insurance broker to the UK’s most challenging professional services sectors.

We have a large in-house PII claims handling team comprising of a number of employees with over 20 years’ experience. Our dedicated solicitors claims specialists are on hand to support and advise our legal clients through the claims process from start to finish.

Howden is much more than a PII broker. We provide a range of solutions for all your business needs.

Our award-winning Employee Benefits and Wellbeing team can support your aspirations for a healthy, happy and productive workforce with a customised employee benefits and wellbeing plan.

We also offer Directors & Officers Liability Insurance, Cyber Liability Insurance, and Office Combined Insurance.

To talk to one of our expert PII specialists:

Call: 0203 3751991 or 07719 928574
Email: info@howdengroup.com
Visit our website

LawSure Insurance

LawSure Insurance, based in Crawley, West Sussex, is a leading independent broker specialising in innovative insurance solutions for solicitors’ clients. We provide insurance across many classes of business – from Title Insurance for conveyancing solicitors and developers, Probate and Administration insurances through to complex Warranty and Indemnity  and Tax Indemnity covers.

Our service is completely free and there is no obligation to take out any of our quotes – although we hope you will!

As an independent broker, we have relationships with all the leading insurers in all our classes of business – so we are able to provide the most competitive terms most appropriate for your client, and remove from you all the pressures of regulatory compliance relating to client choice. Provided you are content to support our recommendation we will provide a ‘Demands and Needs’ statement that satisfies SRA and Insurance Distribution Directive requirements.

We offer a comprehensive independent broking service and contact multiple insurers for each enquiry. So whether you need restrictive covenant indemnity insuranceFENSA insurancerights to light or any of the other 30+ title insurance products we offer for conveyancing transactions, or a missing beneficiary or executor/administrator insurance policy, or any other insurance, we can find the best solution for your client.

We pride ourselves on our service – we aim respond within one hour of receiving your quotation enquiry and aim to get out a quote within 24 hours – depending on the complexity of the case.

Contacting us is easy. You can:

So if you have a case that needs insurance, whether it’s for title, probate or any other risk, contact us today to see how we can help.  We know we can.

PoweredbyPie Group

PoweredByPie Group is a market leader providing solutions for conducting property searches. These solutions are executed across a number of marketing channels. First and Foremost is Brighter Law Solutions. Brighter Law Solutions is the Trading name of our Solicitor-facing Business development brand.

We save property professionals time with our sophisticated, simple-to-use tech, and specialist personal support. We are specialists in the residential and commercial property markets and our technology enables firms to generate more business, work smarter and gain greater insight from data. As well as our market-leading tech, we offer the fastest, most accurate and comprehensive searches in the market, delivered by the most experienced people.

Our complete search service includes:
• Access to our comprehensive range of searches, reports and insurance policies
• Bespoke online ordering systems with enhanced mapping and search alert facilities
• Secure storage of all your historic orders with round the clock access and ‘track and trace’ function

With multiple Sussex based offices, there is a dedicated local team available on your doorstep, ready to provide you with unrivalled personal service.
For more information, please contact us on 0845 1212 355, email support@poweredbypie.co.uk or visit our website http://www.poweredbypie.co.uk/index.html


Wesleyan is a mutual company that has had the interests of its members at its core since it was founded in 1841. In recent years, it has developed a highly successful business model providing tailored financial advice and products to select professional groups and a range of commercial financial products for the organisations in which they are employed.

From trainee lawyers to a senior partnership, we can offer financial advice every step of the way. Our in-depth knowledge of the legal profession means we can offer products and services – from income protection and key person insurance, to retirement planning and investments – specially tailored for your personal and professional requirements.

One solution, one Partner;

 Insurance solutions through our Professional Insurance Consultants
 Commercial Financial solutions through Wesleyan Bank
 Personal financial advice through our dedicated team of Financial Consultants

As an independent broker, we have access to the open market to provide a number of quotes for your Professional Indemnity insurance.

Our service proposition includes;

 Dedicated Account Managers
 Risk management support
 Claims support when you need it
 Deep technical knowledge of legal practice and solicitor’s PII broking
 Wesleyan can offer funding through Wesleyan bank at competitive rates
 We can undertake a portfolio approach which will provide further discounts. We provide quotes on an advised basis for insurance covers such as:

o Management Liability
o Cyber Liability
o Crime Insurance
o Office Insurance