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Practical Law

The globally trusted legal guidance solution powered by legal experts.
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It’s time to focus on the bigger picture

Practical Law is the time-saving legal guidance solution empowering law firms and legal departments, like yours, across Africa, and the globe. Our in-house team of expert legal writers are 100% dedicated to creating and maintaining practical how-to guides and resources that enable fast and efficient solutions for you and your team — so that you have more time to focus on the bigger picture.

Empowering you to act quickly with confidence

Understand the issues

Our dedicated expert legal writers spend their days creating and maintaining resources they wish they had when they were practising. They create these under the framework of helping you quickly understand what’s important, why it’s important, and how you should proceed.

Improve response time

Straightforward how-to-guides and clear explanations of current law and practice. Cut down the time you spend searching, so you can respond with speed and confidence.

Increase efficiency

Demonstrate immediate time and cost efficiencies. Practical Law's step-by-step guides, template documents and checklists provide up-to-date, practical expertise and know-how to help you respond to legal issues with ease and confidence – so you have more time to focus on providing value to your internal and external clients.

Get up-to-date resources covering all major practice areas created & maintained by our expert legal writers. 

Antitrust & Competition
Benefits, Share Plans & Execution Compenstaion
Capital Markets
Data Privacy & Security

Finance & Financial Regulation
Intellectual Property & Technology
Life Sciences
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Real Estate
Restructuring & Insolvency

Case study

Jackson McDonald

Adam Versaci is a corporate lawyer with Jackson McDonald, and avid Practical Law user - "The platform's intuitive navigation quickly identifies the knowledge resources I need to assist me,". This case study details exactly how Adam draws on the legal guidance solution to further contextualise the law when needed, which ultimately benefits his clients.

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