Law firm association LawNet claims to has saved its members more than £1.1m in premiums with its group affinity scheme for professional indemnity insurance.

More than £500m in cover has been placed by the broker Marsh for LawNet members.

A spokesman for Actons of Nottingham, which recently joined LawNet said: “This scheme has taken most of the hassle out of sourcing new cover. It has also produced significant savings which have more than justified joining LawNet.”