Authoritative and credible guidance backed by a decade of Australian legal expertise.
- Banking & Finance
- Dispute Resolution
- General Counsel
- Insolvency & Restructuring
- Intellectual Property
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Personal Injury NSW
- Personal Injury Qld
- Personal Injury Vic
- Personal Property Securities
- Social Justice
- Work Health & Safety
- What's Included
- Meet the Authors
- Why Practical Guidance?
Under pressure to provide quality, accurate advice fast?
LexisNexis Practical Guidance is an online solution offering practically-focused content and tools that lawyers need to conduct a new matter. Guidance, practice tips, legislation, precedents, cases, tools, ready-made forms and checklists, are all in one place and spanning a lawyer’s entire workflow. Our guidance is underpinned by primary law and each module works alongside LexisNexis’ research solutions, providing an efficient gateway to deeper research if required.
It helps you to win cases, close deals and grow your business–all whilst saving time and reducing risk.
Quickly find the information you need with an intuitive browse experience and search filters that narrow results by practice area or guidance notes, precedents, checklists and more.
Clear, concise guidance notes provide up-to date explanations of the law, together with practice tips and the ‘so-what’, giving you the information you need to respond with speed and confidence.
Avoid repetitive tasks with document templates, drafting notes, tools and simple checklists that help to automate processes in your workflow - giving you more quality time with clients.
Guidance notes and overviews are written by leading practitioners and frequently checked against market changes, so you know you’re advising with the latest information.
Latest legal updates authored by leading Australian experts, key calendar dates and case trackers let you stay ahead of the latest developments in law, helping you to control and mitigate potential risks
Step-by-step guidance makes it simple for newly qualified lawyers and junior staff to add value to the business and customers.
Most extensive content & exclusive precedents
Offering 24 Practice Area modules, we have the most extensive practical law solution in Australia. Market leaders in core practice area such as Property, Banking & Finance, Corporations, Dispute Resolution and Employment.
Leverage the collective experience of practising specialists and dedicated in-house team of legal writers all with direct practice experience and committed to ensuring that the content reflects latest developments in law and practice
Unique workflow tools
Lexis Practical Guidance has a number of unique tools that make you work faster and smarter and able to cover a wider area of practice. Just some of the tools include Frequent Task Tools, Signing Tool, International Comparators, Simple Interest Calculator, Settlement Statement Calculators, Where to Notify, Simple Will, Personal Injury Damages Calculator and Direct links to LexisNexis commentary and primary law products
Dedicated customer support and engagement manager
We offer free onboarding and 24/7 customer support. Contact us to learn more about the types of support available to you throughout the lifetime of our partnership. Our dedicated engagement managers ensure that you and your teams are optimising Practical Guidance and will deliver personalised programs to match your firms’ objectives and priorities.
Practical Guidance allows you to focus on the strategy and the value adds while we bed down the foundations
An ideal starting point and research roadmap for less experienced lawyers, or lawyers operating in unfamiliar areas of law, Practical Guidance provides the necessary context and understanding of your work fits in the broader workflow for a matter.
For mid-level lawyers, quickly identify the relevant Practical Guidance resources to complete the necessary steps and documentation for all stages of your matter.
For senior lawyers, transact faster by using our efficiency and decision support tools. Use Practical Guidance to get your juniors up-to speed on areas of law, legal issues and tasks, freeing up your time to spend on in-depth legal analysis and business development.
For knowledge managers, use Practical Guidance to surface what you need quickly and efficiently, to support your practice groups and add value to the firm.
For in-house lawyers, gain clear direction on a wide variety of subjects to reduce and better manage outsourced work; gain an understanding of the matters you should expect your external counsel to attend to; and use our white label training materials to conduct compliance training for your organisation.
For university librarians, bridge the knowledge gap between legal theory and the practical application of the law. Position students for success in their practice careers.