Legal Research via State Bar Associations

 

  

Note that county/local bar associations may also provide free access to these services for members. To locate state/local bar associations, consult the ABA online directory.

STATE BAR ASSOCIATION

SERVICE PROVIDED (as of 02/10/2017)

Alabama

Casemaker

Alaska

Casemaker

Arizona

Fastcase

Arkansas

Fastcase

California

No statewide service

Colorado

Casemaker

Connecticut

Casemaker

Delaware

No statewide service

District of Columbia

Fastcase

Florida

Fastcase

Georgia

Fastcase

Hawaii

Fastcase

Idaho

Casemaker

Illinois

Fastcase

Indiana

Casemaker

Iowa

Fastcase

Kansas

Casemaker

Kentucky

Casemaker

Louisiana

Fastcase

Maine

Casemaker

Maryland

Fastcase

Massachusetts

Fastcase

Michigan

Casemaker

Minnesota

Fastcase

Mississippi

Casemaker

Missouri

Fastcase

Montana

Fastcase

Nebraska

Casemaker

Nevada

Fastcase

New Hampshire

Casemaker

New Jersey

Fastcase

New Mexico

Fastcase

New York

Fastcase

North Carolina

Fastcase

North Dakota

Casemaker

Ohio

Casemaker

Oklahoma

Fastcase

Oregon

Fastcase

Pennsylvania

Casemaker

Rhode Island

Casemaker

South Carolina

Fastcase

South Dakota

Fastcase (with Dakota Disc subscription)

Tennessee

Fastcase

Texas

Both Casemaker and Fastcase

Utah

Casemaker

Vermont

Casemaker

Virginia

Fastcase

Washington

Casemaker

West Virginia

Fastcase

Wisconsin

Fastcase

Wyoming

Casemaker

 

Research Service for Members

Most state bar associations provide their members with free access to at least one of the two major low-cost legal reseach services, Fastcase and Casemaker. This map outlines statewide bar membership benefit research services as of February 10, 2017.

 

  

Casemaker

  

Fastcase

  

Both Fastcase and Casemaker

  

No statewide service

 

Compiled by Jennifer L. Behrens, Head of Reference Services.