2017 CELEBRATING 
25 YEARS’ SUPPORT FOR
INSURANCE LAWYERS
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Joining FOIL

How to become a member of FOIL

Most FOIL Members are "Corporate Members" joined under their Firm's Corporate Subscription Rate. After consulting with members, the FOIL AGM on November 24th 2011 agreed the following fee level for members.

Membership of FOIL is open to Legal Practitioners who practice in the field of insurance law and whose practice comprises predominantly or exclusively of instructions to defend actions for or on behalf of insurance companies and self insurers (excluding legal expense insurers).

There are five categories of membership namely:

Membership Tariff 2017

- A firm with an insurance law practice will pay a fee determined by the turnover of this practice.

  Category based on
insurance practice turnover*
Proposed 2017 annual subscription rate
   
SBand 1 Scotland up to £1m
£1,400
   
SBand 2 Scotland £1m - £2m
£2,250
   
SBand 3 Scotland £2m - £5m
£2,750
   
SBand 4 Scotland £5m - £20m
£3,250
   
NI Band Northern Ireland
£1,500
   
E&WBand 1 England and Wales
£2,000
  up to £1m
   
E&WBand 2 England and Wales
£3,000
  £1m - £2m
   
E&WBand 3 England and Wales
£4,500
  £2m - £5m
   
E&WBand 4 England and Wales
£11,000
  £5m - £20m
   
E&WBand 5 England and Wales
£11,500
  £20m - £30m
   
E&WBand 6 England and Wales
£12,000
  £30m - £40m
   
E&WBand 7 England and Wales
£12,500
  £40m - £50m
   
E&WBand 8 England and Wales
£13,000
  £50m - £75m
   
E&WBand 9 England and Wales
£13,500
  £75m - £100m
   
E&WBand 10 England and Wales
£14,000
  £100m - £120m  
   
E&WBand 11 England and Wales
£15,000
  £120m - £150m  
   
E&WBand 12 England and Wales
£20,000
  £150m+  
     
In house legal teams
£1,000
(0-5 members)  
     
In house legal teams
£3,000
(6-15 members)  
     
In house legal teams
£5,000
(16+ members)  
     
Individual members
£300
     
Associate members:
UK
£300
Non UK
€100 or equivalent
   
Trade and Industry Partners:  
Under 10 employees
£500
10 – 99 employees
£1,000
100+ employees
£1,500

*Total annual revenue from insurers and self insured corporations in respect of work done in the defence of insurable liabilities.

In-House Corporate Membership

- organisations will pay a fee determined by the number of team members.

In-House In house legal teams (0-5 members)
£1,000
  In house legal teams (6-15 members)
£3,000
  In house legal teams (16+ members)
£5,000
   
Individual Individual members
£300

Any organisation with more than one member will be considered Corporate,
and will be required to pay the appropriate corporate rate.

Individual Membership

- where corporate membership is not applicable, for example,
retired practitioners, academics, sole in house counsel, barristers.

£300



Associate members

UK

£300

Non UK

€100 or equivalent



Trade and Industry Partners

Up to 10 employees

£500

Between 11-100 employees

£1,000

101 or more employees

£1,500



For additional information about FOIL or if you would like to join FOIL you should contact Foil, using any of the methods below:

e-mail

info@foil.org.uk

Phone/fax

0844 556 7213

Mail

1 Esher Close,
Basingstoke,
Hampshire
RG22 6JP