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

What is Practical Law?

Thomson Reuters Practical Law is the online know-how service that helps you work more efficiently. The continuously-maintained resources give you a quality-assured head start with the practice of law and provide you with tools to work faster and advise with greater confidence.

More than 160,000 lawyers, worldwide rely on Practical Law for access to practice notes that offer how-to guidance; standard documents that provide a better starting point; current awareness emails that keep you up to date with what’s relevant to your area of practice, plus more.

Our team of experts, who have significant experience in law firms, chambers, and organisations around the world, ensure that the foundations are taken care of, so you can concentrate on adding value for your clients and your organisation. 

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.

Technical requirements

Supported operating systems

  • Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10
  • Windows Vista®
  • Mac® OS 10.5 or later

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Practical Law will work with Internet Explorer 9 or later and the most recent version of Google Chrome, FireFox and Safari.