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Legal software and solutions
for Government Attorneys

Helping government lawyers, investigators, and public sector professionals
create safer communities, manage resources, and uphold a just legal system.

Your world is changing quickly – it's time to rethink business as usual.

Government attorneys work in an environment that is continually evolving. You are presented with new challenges every day that require you to work smarter, faster, and far more efficiently. You need tools that help you "work forward," rather than always trying to catch up. Thomson Reuters offers a suite of integrated solutions specifically designed to address your daily challenges.

Find out more about your changing legal landscape

Government Law Departments 2017 Report:

Meeting the challenge of tighter budgets, rising workloads, and increasing complexity.

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Government Law Departments 2017 Infographic:

What are the biggest challenges facing government attorneys?

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Get up to speed faster: Legal research, education, and know-how.

Government attorneys need reliable resources that help them get up to speed quickly – and
accurately – on a wide variety of matters.

Legal research using Westlaw

From preliminary case evaluation through appeals, Thomson Reuters Westlaw is the unparalleled leader in online legal research. Our Westlaw for Government plans make it easy and affordable to get comprehensive access to the critical information you need. Save hours of research time by having the most relevant, up-to-date information related to a specific topic, matter, or issue.

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Practical guidance from Practical Law

You can get more done when you have a better place to start – especially when you’re dealing with unfamiliar legal territory. Practical Law gives you access to Practice Notes, Standard Documents and Checklists, and much more, including continually updated content published specifically for government attorneys.

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Legal education from the

Access a wide variety of on-demand programs, live webcasts, and unequalled customer support at Thomson Reuters LegalEdCenter. It offers everything your attorneys and legal staff need to meet CLE training goals. Rely on us for the quality programming you need to succeed in this competitive marketplace.

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Draft quickly and accurately: Tools to help you save time and
improve efficiency.

Drafting, reviewing, and proofing documents can be slow, tedious work. It takes an inordinate amount of time to accomplish these tasks and can keep you from more high-value work. Dramatically speed up these tasks and improve your accuracy with our tools.

Litigation and transactional drafting

Save hours of time drafting legal documents with Drafting Assistant. Increase accuracy and efficiency with automated tools that format, compile Tables of Authorities, and cite sources by seamlessly accessing relevant information on Thomson Reuters Westlaw.

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Forms solutions

Find the form you need fast with Thomson Reuters Form Finder. This easy-to-search collection of forms, checklists, and clauses features more than 600,000 legal forms on Thomson Reuters Westlaw to help you find the exact form you need – fast.

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Document automation

Now you can generate standard legal documents from automated templates, reducing or eliminating delays, costs, bottlenecks, and risks inherent with manual drafting. Thomson Reuters Contract Express delivers automated contract drafting, so you can provide more efficient, consistent, compliant legal service. Best of all, you don’t have to use IT specialists to convert legal templates into computer programs.

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Manage your knowledge: Retain it. Organize it. Use it.

A significant percentage of government’s most experienced attorneys are eligible to retire within the next three to five years. It is critical to capture and repurpose their institutional knowledge before it’s gone.

Knowledge management

You can integrate knowledge management software with your organization's work product to preserve valuable expertise for years to come. Incorporate Thomson Reuters Westlaw enhancements and legal research technology with West km – a trusted knowledge management system for legal professionals. It's a sure way to maximize productivity and efficiency.

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Investigate thoroughly: Find what you need with speed and accuracy.

Thomson Reuters provides solutions to help government investigators create safer communities, manage resources, and uphold a just legal system. Quickly locate people and businesses, identify and assess risk, and understand critical connections.

Locate people and their connections

Get relevant, real-time, online people searching that brings you information you can't find anywhere else – all in one place, with PeopleMap on Westlaw. Seamless integration with Westlaw enables you to move in and out of public records research without different apps or sign-ons. PeopleMap also gives you deep access to social networks, business and corporate data, blogs, chat rooms, and other websites – all in one view.

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Understand companies
and their connections

Business intelligence can be accessed faster and easier with Company Investigator on Westlaw. It consolidates a wealth of business data to eliminate hours of research while helping you make informed decisions. It’s the reliable, comprehensive view of private and public companies, right where you need it.

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