Articles written by Alison Wilkinson

Alison Wilkinson

Alison Wilkinson

Ali Wilkinson is a lawyer and writer based in Portland, Oregon. She has been practicing law for over 15 years, working with clients across a wide range of specialties from accounting malpractice to victims’ rights.

August 21, 2020 |

What is a Real Estate Purchase Agreement?

When a piece of commercial or residential real estate exchanges hands, this process requires the execution of a real estate purchase agreement.

July 22, 2020 |

How Natural Language Processing Can Improve Legal Search Results

Legal research lies at the heart of the legal profession. Any legal advice attorneys provide has to stay in line with constitutional, statutory (as created by legislators), and case law (as created by judges).

April 28, 2020 | Resources

The Emerging Issues Facing Procurement

In its most general sense, procurement is the act of buying products or services from suppliers at competitive prices. These products and services can include anything such as raw materials, equipment, supplies, facilities, and labor.

April 17, 2020 |

How to Choose the Right Contract Management Software for You

Contracts are an essential part of any legal office. If your law practice drafts contracts, conducts due diligence or does compliance work on behalf of your clients, you likely process hundreds, if not thousands, of contracts per year.

April 13, 2020 | Resources

How AI is Revolutionizing Legal Research

It’s the rare lawyer who enters law to perfect the art of the search term. Most aspiring litigators imagine themselves wowing a jury or impressing clients with their ingenuity.