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Intelligent document analysis

Discover a new level of confidence

Powered by state-of-the-art AI, Quick Check on Westlaw Edge securely analyzes your brief to suggest highly relevant authority that traditional research may have missed.

  • Quality check a final draft 
  • Reveal weaknesses in an opponent's document 
  • Refresh a past winning argument
  • Compare multiple filings from a matter

New! Quick Check Judicial

Quick Check Judicial allows judges, law clerks, and attorneys to upload multiple briefs or memos from a single matter to Quick Check. The resulting report provides insights into the citations relied upon by each party and surfaces highly relevant authority that neither party included in their briefs.

See how Quick Check works

Use Quick Check to check your own work, analyze your opponent’s work to identify potential weaknesses, or compare multiple filings from a matter.

Once you securely upload your brief, Quick Check leverages state-of-the-art AI to examine the text, citations, and structure of your uploaded document to detect the legal issues covered. It then identifies recommendations that are highly relevant to the issues in the input document, but not otherwise cited.

Use Quick Check to give your brief a final quality check or to refresh a past winning argument. Feel confident you’ve found the strongest authority for your case and quickly verify your citations and quotations. 

Analyze your opponent’s brief to view any negative KeyCite information for their citations, an analysis of quoted cases, a list of their cited authority, and relevant cases that your opponent left out. 

Upload multiple filings to receive an easy-to-view report where you can quickly compare the citations relied upon by both parties, plus relevant authority that was omitted.

Enabling more efficient research

I Use Quick Check for my own briefs, to give me peace of mind that I didn't miss something or that at the very least I had looked at it and made a determination. That helps me sleep at night.

Recently recognized

2020 Emerging Legal Technologies

The National Law Journal recognized Westlaw Edge Quick Check as an emerging technology in 2020.

Advantages of intelligent document analysis

Complete your research with confidence

In just minutes, Quick Check reviews your brief to identify your legal issues and show you highly relevant authority that traditional research may have missed.

Leverage intuitive integration

Fully integrated with Westlaw Edge, Quick Check allows you to quickly verify citations using KeyCite and filter out the legal documents you’ve already viewed or saved to a folder.

Get insight at any stage of the process

Review the quality of a completed legal document, improve an early draft, update a filing from a prior matter, compare multiple filings, or jumpstart a reply to a motion.

Reveal weaknesses in your opponent’s work

Analyze whether an opponent has cited an overruled case, and quickly see if the point of law impacts your matter. Also find cases that were relevant to your opponent’s issues that they chose not to cite.

Clients demand that we find efficiencies to bring down the cost of legal services without sacrificing quality and using Westlaw Edge Quick Check is an important way we achieve that.
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