LexisNexis® CourtLink® Case Study: Small Law Firm

“I believe that Courtlink has reduced our Pacer costs tremendously.”


  • Challenges solved with CourtLink:
    • Need to search for any cases involving specific litigants or types of litigation
    • Need to access dockets and documents from federal courts
    • Need to access dockets and documents from state courts
    • Need to conduct research on your case
    • Need to track activity and parties in ongoing cases
    • Need to gather competitive intelligence

Use Case

  • Searches for the following information with CourtLink:
    • Specific dockets
    • Specific complaints
    • Documents (briefs, pleadings and motions)
  • Rates the following CourtLink features in terms of their level of importance:
    • Single search: important
    • Alerts: important
    • Tracks: important
    • Docket runner: important
    • Docket search: very important
  • Top reasons for using the CourtLink Alerts feature:
    • Uncover competitive intelligence
    • Stay current on the latest litigation activity in their practice area


  • Finds the CourtLink features important for the following reasons:
    • Easy to use
    • Efficient
    • Providing comprehensive results
    • Offering access to the courts you need
  • Considers CourtLink is very critical to their firm.

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