Top Legal Research Tools for Lawyers!

Posted by cogneesol on April 9th, 2019

To practice the law, you must conduct effective legal research. For this you need a special jurisprudence, a law or a criminal record. To find valid and accurate records, there are many options in the market that can speed up the research process to make it smoother and more efficient. 

We have compiled a list of the most important tools for legal research to facilitate smooth search for any lawyer: 

LexisNexis: This gives you access to the United States laws and regulations and the considerable number of opinions published in the cases from 1770 to till date. It also provides access to the sentences of 1980 that have been published to the public. 

Case text: The Case text case contains millions of cases and statutes shared by members of the legal community. The library comprises 50 federal states and appointment procedures. 

Case Maker: The Case Maker is a free research library available to all CBA members. They provide you with the latest laws and corporate codes. These libraries include all federal, district, district, bankruptcy and other decisions. 

Fastcase: With Fastcase, users can access regulations, federal judgments and state laws that include bankruptcy cases, immigration complaints and tax court decisions. Recently, they joined 21 state bar associations to provide their subscribers with a free search service. For non-members, they offer a free mobile application for iOS, Android and Windows Phone. There are annual subscriptions in two levels: Premium 95 month or 995 year) and Appelate 65 month and 695 year). 

Questia: Questia is a search tool that provides access to tens of millions of articles from numerous publishers for a small fee. The library has a search engine with a simple advanced search option. A monthly subscription costs 19.95, the cost of a 4-month membership is 49.95 and 12 months is 99.95. 

Google Scholar: This is a completely free way to see the jurisdiction and federal laws, as well as the full text of the state, articles and patents. This includes more than 50 years of federal jurisdiction and options for 80 years, but there is a lack of outdated jurisprudence. You will find a separate search function for patent information magazines and legal journals. 

You do not have to break your bank for high-quality legal research. There are many options, try one of the affordable sites. If you do not want to invest in one of these sites, you can opt for legal research services from a reliable LPO service provider like Cogneesol.