Lexis Advance®
AI Powered Online Legal Research Platform

The advantages of Advance will take your research to a whole new level

Powerful, intelligent natural language  search is just the start of the benefits of Lexis Advance

Powerful, search with AI driven algorithms delivering research that meets your needs

Search from a streamlined platform with a single-click search bar. Or customise where you want your search to start.

Find your focus and remove the clutter

See the most relevant content on one screen. Use highlighted terms to drill down on critical data.

See the bigger picture with Research Map

Save, manage and backtrack through prior work. Compare documents and result set, alternatively, take an overarching view of complex research trials. This is smart analysis at work.

Find your place sooner with Timeline Filter

View the distribution of results over time. Then filter the results by dates or toggle to narrow down the results further and faster.

Follow your intuition with Advanced Search Forms

Make the most of your research expertise and navigate straight to the most relevant results.

Work Folders. Keep the crucial safe.

From documents and text to annotations and search parameters, store and retrieve your results with ease.

Smarter Tools for smarter lawyers

Why change products for each task? Within Advance, the tools you need for docket research, litigation analytics, practical guidance and more are surfaced exactly where you need them for maximum efficiency.

The leader in legal analytics

Advanced legal analytics, AI and visualization technology enhance your search and reveal previously unknowable connections in ways no one else can. Get these valuable insights for your matters end-to-end, from building your best strategy to crafting your most compelling arguments.

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Endless applications, one subscription

From search inquiry to analysis to insight, the powerful intelligence of Lexis Advance sits at the heart of many of
LexisNexis' legal solutions. Access exactly what you need with a single subscription.


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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lexis Advance?

Lexis Advance is an online legal research platform that provides established and up-and-coming legal professionals quick access to trusted research from the LexisNexis library. The system is designed to promote efficiency and productivity through AI legal research algorithms, which can be customised to suit the user.  An intuitive search function with deep links to an astounding depth of content will save you time and deliver better client outcomes.

How does Lexis Advance help lawyers with their research?

When you’re preparing documents for clients, you want to know the information you’re passing on is correct and relevant. The Lexis Advance legal research platform features innovative research tools that streamline your workflow. Some notable features include:

Effective research — Advance your research methods with the Lexis Advance Quick Find pod feature. Find cases by name or citation, look up terms or locate relevant articles based on keywords. Our legal research tool is highly intuitive and can accommodate your research style seamlessly. You’ll also have the flexibility to customise your home screen to keep the information you constantly need nearby.

Build your confidence — No matter if you’re starting from scratch or picking up where you left off, the Lexis Advance legal research tool is programmed with smart technology that can adapt to your research style. As it begins to learn more about you and the information you’re after, it anticipates future searches, helping fast-track your research.

What makes Lexis Advance stand out as a legal research platform?

To develop the best legal research tool in Australia, we knew we had to address and resolve the common pain points many firms experience daily. Lexis Advance offers an advanced research solution that encourages collaboration and productivity among staff. Some of the key standouts of the Lexis Advance program include:

  • An intuitive and powerful research tool that adjusts to a user's research methods
  • A comprehensive database of more than 700,000 documents
  • Clear annotation and sharing of documents between colleagues
  • Easy access to subscribed publications, search history and other document

What are some of the key functionalities of Lexis Advance?

Providing advanced legal solutions to clients worldwide is an area we thrive in. Lexis Advance is a highly intelligent search platform with the following functionalities:

  • Search term map — The search term feature breaks down a user's search terms through colour coding. Users can easily navigate the top terms in their search results without abandoning their overall search results. This provides a faster and more comprehensive assessment across various documents.
  • Research map — This analytical tool allows users to save, manage and review previous work while having a simple overview of current research.
  • Timeline filter — Have a comprehensive overview of previous results in one place. Users also have the flexibility to filter these results by data ranges or toggle the graph for even faster results.

What are the other products that LexisNexis provides?

While LexisNexis is a leading provider of legal and regulatory information, our AI-driven legal products also extend to other industries. We supply business and other market-related data to corporations globally. Other products available in our suite include:

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