A resource for Developers
building applications
using LexisNexis APIs


Welcome to LexisNexis® Developer Center

LexisNexis® Developer Center is a resource for Developers who want to build applications using LexisNexis® APIs and Widgets. Here you will find a wealth of information on how to build valuable and innovative applications for your end users using LexisNexis® APIs. Our APIs offer vast legal related content including, but not limited to, more than one million lawyer and law firm profiles, 40,000 + legal articles, topical discussion groups, forums, and peer-to-peer networking. In addition, you will also be able to use our search logic that will allow you to surface contextual results in your application. Some of the benefits of using our Developer platform are -

  1. Differentiate yourself from your competitors: In today's market, no matter what industry you are in, it's critical that you differentiate yourself within your competitive landscape. Our legal data could just put you over the top.
  2. Provide a better experience to your end users: Fill in the gaps for your end users by using our data and consequently provide a better user experience.
  3. Increase your end user's productivity by providing more value: Your end users can do much more from within your site by seeing relevant content from LexisNexis. This may increase your end user's time on your site and provide a better return for you.
  4. Showcase your innovation: Developers can display their creativity by using our data in ways we haven't thought about.

Getting Started

Visit our How to get started guide for a step by step walk through on what you need to do to start using our APIs. Good luck in building cool, innovative mashups!


- LexisNexis® Developer Platform Team