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Here you can find everything you need to get those critical legal research skills.

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Westlaw UK Mobile Web App is now live!

No comments, posted on October 10, 2014

Westlaw UK Mobile App is now live! We’re happy to announce that Westlaw UK’s Mobile Web App is now live and available for you to use.

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Westlaw UK What’s New for Students: Westlaw UK Insight – now live

5 comments, posted on December 11, 2012

Welcome to the final Westlaw UK What’s New for Students of 2012. This edition announces the launch of Westlaw UK Insight – the beginning of our brand new online legal encyclopedia and one of the biggest enhancements to launch on Westlaw UK […]

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Get certified in Westlaw UK

Get Certified in Westlaw UK

Westlaw UK Certification Training gives you an interactive walk-through of Westlaw UK with the option to then test your skills and become Certified.

First, we’ll take you step-by-step through everything you need to know to be a Westlaw UK power user. If you decide to take the test and pass, you’ll be Certified in Westlaw UK and be sent a certificate in the post to demonstrate your skills, which you can list on your CV.

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Training videos

Advice for aspiring barristers from Brie Stevens-Hoare QC

Watch this masterclass with Brie Stevens-Hoare QC of Hardwicke Chambers, as she shares insight and advice for students embarking on a career at the bar.

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Why do you want a career in law? 

Here is a a short video from Berwin Leighton Paisner Partner, Adam Bogdanor, who shares his advice for someone wanting a career in law.

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Training Guides

About Westlaw UK

  • Unravelling complex case histories. Over 350,000 full-text case reports and transcripts, and case analysis of all decisions in the UK from 1865 - understand the real implications of a decision.
  • View the status of a case at a glance. The visual icon system ensures that you can quickly assess whether a case is good law - be confident in the knowledge that the case you're referring to is dependable.
  • Legislation. Westlaw UK's Legislation Analysis tool collates all relevant information concerning a provision in one place - view the past, present and future status.
  • Annotated Statutes. Annotated Statutes provide the most authoritative and up-to-date guidance on the law as it develops - quickly understand the impact of new legislation and how might it be interpreted by the courts.