Format

Course

Experience

All levels

Time to complete

About 2 weeks

Earn

Certificate of completion

Topics

Planning, Search Terms, Research Platforms, Legal Citations

LEGAL WRITING

LW 6: Legal Research

Take your legal research to the next level with skills like crafting a research plan and understanding citations. You’ll also learn how the latest legal research platforms can help you find better authority and save you time.

What You’ll Learn

Discover the new skills you’ll unlock after completing this course.

1

Making a Plan

Discover a process for making a legal research plan, as well as understand differences sources of law from cases to secondary authorities.
2

Advanced Research Skills

Understand how to use advanced research skills like crafting effective search terms, using legal citators, and more. 
3

Legal Citations

Learn the anatomy of a legal citation, as well as how to cite the most common legal documents in popular formats like Bluebook.

Course Curriculum

Lessons

Downloadables

Videos

Practice 

Legal skills for the 21st-century

We use 21st-century learning science to train today’s legal professionals. Bite-sized training, data-backed techniques, and lessons that are actually fun make it possible for you to pick up a new skill in no time. 
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