Alameda County
Bar Association

Fastcase earns spot in top three in legal research 
free legal research

Now it’s the Big Three in Legal Research

Fastcase, Westlaw, LexisNexis in a Virtual Tie for First in
Clio Legal Research Survey

Clio Legal Research Survey Graph
Clio Legal Research Survey

According to the most recent Clio user survey, Westlaw, Fastcase, and LexisNexus were their legal research tools of choice. With more than 2,100 respondents, 20.58% reported that Westlaw was their tool of choice, and

20.35% reported that Fastcase was their favorite legal research service.

LexisNexis was a close third with 20.21%.

Did you know that ACBA members get free access to Fastcase, included in their membership?

Try out your free Fastcase account by logging into the ACBA website, and looking for Fastcase under the “My Account” heading. Click through and check it out today!

Here at the ACBA we want to make it easy to save money and streamline your daily tasks so you can invest that time and money in whatever is important to you! 

Check out our member benefits to take advantage of all the ACBA has to offer. Learn more

No Fees for CLE’s: Welcome to Inclusive Membership

For our 1,500 members, membership in the Alameda County Bar Association brings educational opportunities, networking events, professional development, and a chance to lead and shape the legal community in Alameda County.  We have free CLE programs and benefits that apply to a range of legal professionals, from judges and attorneys, to paralegals and law students.

By joining any of our twelve practice area sections, members have invitations to social networking events, plus the opportunity to make their voices and opinions heard.

We listened to you, and we’ve made some major changes. We are excited to introduce you to the ACBA member benefits, including free CLE and free legal research.

Now, the return on your investment in your career is worth even more!