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Researching Legal Employers

A guide to resources for finding information about legal employers

National Legal News Sources

Bloomberg Law, LexisNexis, and Westlaw all feature legal news databases, which can be useful for researching potential employers. Listed below are some additional resources for national legal news.

Regional Legal News Sources

Most large cities have a local legal newspaper, e.g., the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. If you know where you intend to practice, perusing the local legal newspaper can be a great way to learn about potential employers. Many legal newspapers are also included in Bloomberg Law, LexisNexis, and Westlaw.

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