This book seeks to explain the practical skills needed for print and online legal research and for legal writing. It provides a current and comprehensive look at the topic, consolidating information on legal research and writing into one handy, easy-to-use resource. The book is written for both seasoned practitioner seeking to add the latest techniques to his or her research arsenal and for the beginning law student who faces a bewildering array of information. It includes chapters on legal research malpractice and the acquisition of research resources. "Legal Research and Writing" is the most up-to-date book of its kind available in Canada today.