A full commentary is a practical discussion on an area of law which covers not only the theory of conducting such a matter but also the practical aspects too.
By Lawyers commentaries are written by lawyers, barristers and conveyancers all with one thing in common – they are practicing professionals. This provides a level of practicality to the commentaries which truly assists practitioners in the conduct of a matter.
Commentaries have largely been written to meet the needs of small to mid-size firms.
Every By Lawyers commentary is designed to serve three main purposes:
Keep firms up to date
All By Lawyers commentaries are updated in line with the most recent developments in legislation and case law. Practitioners using the commentary can be assured that any recent developments that affect their clients and area of practice are covered.
Provide guidance at a glance
A By Lawyers commentary is designed to help a practitioner navigate a matter by combining best practice advice with relevant information. Each commentary is structured to follow the progression of a typical matter, ensuring that practitioners start and stay on the right track. By Lawyers commentaries are also written with a strong practical focus which ensures that users are easily able to locate the information they need to get the job done.
In a small law firm this is a valuable resource as it allows practitioners to delegate work to paralegals and other support staff with confidence.
Dive deeper when needed
Some complex matters can call for additional in-depth analysis and research and By Lawyers commentaries offer the perfect starting point with detailed links to legislation and case law. In addition, By Lawyers also publishes articles and in-depth Manuals on popular areas of practice such as family law and property law ensuring that users can gain an in-depth understanding of unfamiliar areas of practice.