About Us


What is Practical Guidance?

Lexis® Practical Guidance is a brand new workflow-based online solution for legal practitioners. Designed by practice areas, the various modules provide access to a broad collection of Practice/Guidance Notes authored by Industry Experts along with Commentaries, Forms and Precedents, Templates, Checklists, Cases and Legislation across the topics that you need to successfully deal with any legal matter.

Lexis® Practical Guidance is a unique combination of content and technology that is designed to perfectly complement your and your teams' day-to-day work.

There are currently seven modules:

  • Lexis® Practical Guidance - Companies Law
  • Lexis® Practical Guidance - Commercial Contracts
  • Lexis® Practical Guidance - Foreign Exchange Management Act
  • Lexis® Practical Guidance - Mergers & Acquisition
  • Lexis® Practical Guidance - Enterprise Compliance Management
  • Lexis® Practical Guidance - Competition Law
  • Lexis® Practical Guidance - Alternative Dispute Resolution

Access fast, easy and trusted online practical content for the resources you need day-to-day, all in the one place. Rely on our expert authorship and timely updates for a streamlined approach to a matter, at exceptional value. It's smart guidance for the real lawyer.


Mr. Mohan Ramaswamy

Managing Director
India & South Asia

Lexis® Practical Guidance is an exciting and innovative online workflow solution for legal professionals. The premium and authentic content has been developed in partnership with leading Indian and International law firms, the Society of Indian Law Firms (SILF) and some eminent corporate/general counsels. It has been designed to set industry standards and revolutionize the way legal industry operates. Lexis® Practical Guidance helps legal professionals in various roles to access fast, easy and trusted online practical and procedural knowledge across different practice area-based modules. It provides quick, reliable information and gives you real solutions to everyday situations. It will get you straight to answers that you need by giving you direct access to useful resources, all in one place, thereby saving your time significantly. Whether you are a large, mid or small law firm, a corporate or general counsel, a solo practitioner or a new start-up, Lexis® Practical Guidance enables you and your legal team to stay strong, confident and ahead of competition with the best of Indian and International content.


Karen Taylor

Executive Director
Practical Guidance Asia

A tried and trusted solution for legal practitioners across the US, UK, Australia, New Zealand, China, Hong Kong and Singapore, Lexis® Practical Guidance joins our global family of online workflow solutions for in-house and private practice lawyers. Our award-winning platforms combined with expert local content bring you the very best in know-how, drafting and compliance all underpinned by market-leading analysis and commentary with on-point links to cases and legislation. Whether for Indian matters, cross-border deals, or international compliance requirements, we have the solution for you. Join your peers from FTSE 100 companies to Magic Circle law firms and ben-efit from the insights and efficiencies of Lexis® Practical Guidance. Digital India, Digital World!.

About LexisNexis Legal & Professional

LexisNexis Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, government, corporate, tax, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. LexisNexis Legal & Professional, which serves customers in more than 175 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide, is part of the RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries. The company has some of the finest brands and imprints like Butterworths, Halsburys, Wadhwa, Universal Law Publishing and powerful legal information and research solutions like LexisGreen™, Lexis® India, and soon to be launched new workflow solution - Lexis® Practical Guidance.

About SILF

The Society of Indian Law Firms or SILF is a collective of India's Top Corporate Law Firms and the only representative body for Law Firms of India till date. SILF believes in working for the interests of the legal community in general and law firms in particular. It has been actively working towards achieving its goals with the help of all its Member Firms, numbering more than 100. SILF strives to create an atmosphere that will enable Indian law firms to match the technology, manpower skill and the infrastructure that most of the foreign law firms possess.

It also serves as a forum for exchange of ideas and information as also a medium for interaction with the government, the judiciary and the bureaucracy. SILF since its inception has amassed a wealth of experience, knowledge capital as well as unity and solidarity between competing law firms which would be difficult for any other entity to match. SILF with the re-launch of its website intends to push the boundaries, expand its horizons and work more vigorously in order to fulfill its mission – "protecting, safeguarding and promoting the interests of law firms in India". SILF also has a Memorandum of Understanding with Queensland Law Society and sustaining memberships with International Bar Association (IBA), Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA), LAWASIA and Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA).