Legal know how for the UK & Ireland | The new Practical Law

What is Practical Law

Practical Law is the leading online legal know how service. It provides rigorous peer reviewed resources, such as practice notes, current awareness and standard documents. Resources are created and kept up to date by our growing team of expert editors who have significant experience gained in the world’s leading law firms, companies and public sector organisations.

More than 130,000 lawyers worldwide rely on Practical Law for high quality, up-to-date know how, helping them to work faster, smarter and advise with confidence. 

What does Brexit mean for the legal profession?

Our carefully curated collection of resources, on the legal implications of the United Kingdom’s exit of the European Union.

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Supported operating systems

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  • Windows Vista®
  • Mac® OS 10.5 or later

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