AAJ Exchange

The American Association for Justice* provides its members with legal research tools and resources tailored specifically to the representation of injured persons and their families. 

The AAJ Exchange works with leading plaintiff attorneys around the country to develop AAJ member-exclusive products like Litigation Packets, online document, deposition and article databases, and research services, ensuring AAJ attorneys have access to a national network of legal minds and cutting-edge legal theories, techniques, and practices.  

AAJ members can access the AAJ Exchange and other member benefits through their My Justice dashboard. The AAJ Exchange is under the Resources tab.

Litigation Packets

Litigation Packets are an AAJ exclusive and feature sample court documents, depositions, and trial materials from some of the most successful cases nationally, providing AAJ members with real life examples, advice, and tactics to use when investigating and preparing a case a trial.  With more than 140 titles and growing, plaintiff attorneys rely on the Exchange and Litigation Packets for guidance, advice, and solutions in even the toughest cases.  Learn more about Litigation Packets here.

Exchange Research Service 

AAJ members can request an Exchange staff attorney conduct case specific research, compiling valuable information from Exchange databases, selected public and private Web sites, and Westlaw.** 

Deposition, Court Document, and CLE Papers 

The AAJ Exchange's online databases give AAJ members access to case materials, speaker papers, verdict and settlement information, and depositions of defense experts, plaintiffs' experts, and corporate representatives provided by AAJ members nationwide.

Document Libraries

Access Sections, Litigation Groups, and New Lawyers Division documents 24/7. When AAJ members contribute to Section or Litigation Group Document Library, everyone benefits. Members of the group can browse, search, and download materials from the library any time, day or night.

Experts

The AAJ Exchange helps AAJ members connect with experienced experts.  Experts must apply and provide at least two references to be included in the AAJ Exchange. Learn more here.


TrialSmith: If you did not find what you were looking for in the Exchange, search thousands of online depositions from State Trial Lawyer Associations.

* formerly the Association for Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA)

**West has generously contributed to the legal knowledge of AAJ members for a number of years through cooperative efforts with AAJ. If you wish to subscribe or require additional information regarding Westlaw’s services, contact West Customer Service at 1-800-328-4880 or visit http://www.westlaw.com/