WestSearch, a search engine designed specifically for law, incorporates over 125 years of proprietary analysis of the law and exclusive tools like Key Numbers, KeyCite®, headnotes, notes of decisions, indexes and secondary sources to deliver relevant documents – even if they use phrasing different from your query.
Studies show that you can complete your research nearly 3X faster using WestlawNext. The WestSearch technology enables you to be more efficient and productive as you search across all content, see the most relevant results first, and rely on the trusted accuracy of our editorial assets.
WestSearch combs our comprehensive content to bring you ranked, relevant results with one plain-language query.Watch the video
WestSearch enables you to do "more with less," control legal costs, and focus on the work that matters most to your clients. Whether you enter your query in simple descriptive words, Boolean terms and connectors, or even a citation, it recognizes your search format. The most relevant documents appear at the top of the list, even if they don't contain your search terms.
Your clients and your organization benefit from the efficiency of WestSearch. Your clients want you to win and deliver the right answer quickly, cost-effectively, and accurately. With WestlawNext, you can be confident you are delivering quality and value without cutting corners.
Only WestlawNext has the expertise to deliver this one-of-a-kind legal research platform. Learn why we built WestlawNext and what went into its development.Watch the video