Welcome to In Brief

What is In Brief?

In Brief is a growing legal resource providing information on the laws of England and Wales.  It contains articles on a variety of legal issues, written in layman’s terms by our team of writers. They have extensive legal knowledge and experience in their particular area of the law and provide high quality information on the wide range of topics we cover.

In Brief aims to be the largest source of legal material of its kind anywhere on the Internet.  We currently have over a million words spread across over a thousand pages. We are a site devoted to informing the public about laws relevant to them and providing people with an encyclopaedia of articles on English law.

Which Topics are Covered?

We have information on huge variety of topics including Immigration, Property, Motoring, Media, Employment, Contract and Sports Law. A full list is shown in the left hand column.

How to use In Brief?

Due to the vast number of pages on the site the easiest way to find the information you are looking for is to use the search box in the top right corner of every page. Alternatively you can select the relevant category from the left hand navigation and browse the individual articles in your selected category.