The Indiana Public Defender Council has a contract with Lexis that enables Council members to subscribe to Lexis at a reduced rate (pro-rated if you subscribe during the year). Under this contract, you have a choice of two different annual Lexis subscriptions you may purchase:
  • for public defender work only - $300/year.
  • for both public defender and private case work - $720/year.
Services provided include:
  • access to all 50 states' and federal court opinions;
  • unlimited Shepard's citation service;
  • unlimited "get a document by citation" to most any source; and
  • access to the complete Indiana Practice Library and other treatises, forms, law reviews, etc.
To subscribe to Lexis, print out and complete the subscription form then email or fax it, along with your payment, to Membership Services at IPDC.

Also note that your subscription includes access to Lexis for Microsoft Office. Instructions for downloading and using this program can be found here.

If you have questions, e-mail the Lexis Coordinator in our office.

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