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This guide offers an overview of mobile apps for legal professionals. Many apps are platform specific, so be sure to check that the app is compatible with your device, like iOS, Android, Windows phone, or Blackberry.

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What's in this Guide

This guide offers an overview of mobile apps for legal professionals.  Many apps are platform specific, so be sure to check that the app is compatible with your device, like iOS, Android, Windows phone, or Blackberry.  If you have an app idea for this list, please submit it below!

Legal research & news apps
Study aid apps
Productivity & teaching apps
"Just for fun" apps

Mobile Apps for Law -- New Legal Apps

Mobileappsforlaw.com is a new free RSS feed that aggregates new mobile apps for legal research and legal utilities. To view the full entry for featured apps, users must be subscribed (for a fee) to the Mobileappsforlaw.com database. Additional information about the apps database may be found at www.mobileappsforlaw.com.

Contact Jennifer Huck at jhuck1@law.upenn.edu for specific questions about items in this database.

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Featured apps

HeinOnline App The Hein Online app allows you access to the well-known image-based legal reserach database.  The app is free, but authentication is required.  Free; iPhone and iPad.

WestlawNext

The WestlawNext app allows access to familiar WestlawNext features like WestSearch, KeyCite, and more.  Free; iPad only.
Lawstack LawStack is a pocket legal library. It comes preloaded with the US Constitution, Federal Rules of Evidence, and the Federal Rules of Civil, Appellate, and Bankruptcy Procedure. You can additionally purchase the US Code, Code of Federal Regulations or any of a number of state law add-ons.  Free; iPhone and iPad.