Online Legal Research Skills Including Accessing Free Resources

Course Info

Price
$99.00

CPD Points 1

Competency
  • C2: Professional Skills (1)

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Practitioners, students and researchers rely on online sources for most legal research. It may be a surprise that extensive, reliable case law and legislation databases are easily accessible by everyone free of charge. This seminar is tailored for lawyers and support staff in law firms who are responsible for and conduct regular online research.

Sole practitioners and small firms attending will gain valuable insight and learn some easy strategies to save time and money internally. This seminar will also explore how you build on great knowledge management practices to generate more income.

Author Profile

Online Legal Research Skills Including Accessing Free Resources

Kirsty McPhee is the Knowledge and Business Development Manager for Tottle Partners, responsible for library and knowledge services, as well as coordinating professional development and improving internal processes.

Course Summary

Practitioners, students and researchers rely on online sources for most legal research. It may be a surprise that extensive, reliable case law and legislation databases are easily accessible by everyone free of charge. This seminar is tailored for lawyers and support staff in law firms who are responsible for and conduct regular online research.

Course Details

Practitioners, students and researchers rely on online sources for most legal research. It may be a surprise that extensive, reliable case law and legislation databases are easily accessible by everyone free of charge.

Review how legal researchers can maximise their results, identify the most useful “tools” available, learn how to keep up to date, and critically how to better manage information that’s found including:

  • strategies to find the information you need
  • techniques for browsing and searching legislation and case law
  • tricks to getting the most out of the best free legal resources available
  • practical knowledge management tips for modern practitioners

This seminar is tailored for lawyers and support staff in law firms who are responsible for and conduct regular online research.