O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms

O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms

A more efficient way to access Canada's most comprehensive collection of legal forms and precedents

Introducing O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms on WestlawNext Canada

For more than 125 years, O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms has been relied upon by legal professionals to provide a comprehensive collection of forms and precedents covering a broad range of legal subjects.  Now O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms is integrated into WestlawNext Canada.  Benefit from a more robust user interface, more powerful search capabilities, plus access all the depth of content and insight that comes with WestlawNext Canada. It’s everything you need in one place, to help you work more efficiently. 

Authored by experts in their fields

O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms gives you quick access to the experts’ forms including precedents from their own private collections.  

  • Commercial and General
  • Corporations
  • Leases
  • Wills and Trusts
  • Ontario – Family Law
  • Labour Relations and Employment
  • Ontario – Court Forms
  • Municipal Corporations 
  • Computers and Information Technology



View documents on WestlawNext Canada with authored commentary linking to primary sources.



Efficiently draft documents using Easy Edit by downloading forms and precedents and populating the blanks in your drafting application.

Available Plans

O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms

This subscription allows you to purchase all divisions together or separately as listed below:

Choose from thousands of expertly drafted documents in nine key areas:

  • Commercial and General 
  • Corporations 
  • Leases 
  • Wills and Trusts
  • Ontario – Family Law
  • Labour Relations and Employment
  • Ontario – Court Forms 
  • Municipal Corporations  
  • Computers and Information Technology 
  • Master Subject Index

WestlawNext Basic + O’Brien’s

With this plan you get O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms and WestlawNext Canada core subscription

  • O’Brien’s Encyclopedia of Forms
  • WestlawNext Canada Core Subscription
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    • The Canadian Abridgment Case Law Digests
    • The Canadian Abridgment eDigests
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    • Rules Concordance
    • KeyCite Canada
    • Law Report Articles, Journals and Law Reviews
    • The Canadian Encyclopedic Digest
    • Index to Canadian Legal Literature
    • Words & Phrases

WestlawNext Custom Subscription including O’Brien’s

Take your research to the next level by adding other secondary sources, including forms written by experts, legal memos, newsletters, journals and practice tools. 

Customize your subscription according to your practice needs:

  • Criminal
  • Employment & Labour
  • Estates & Trusts
  • Family
  • Insolvency
  • Intellectual Property
  • International
  • Litigation
  • Securities

Add on subscriptions:

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  • Business Law Centre
  • Canadian Business Law Journal
  • Causes of Action, Defences and Remedies
  • Estates, Trusts & Pensions Journal
  • Legal Memoranda
  • Legislative Watch
  • Mack's Jury Charge
  • Personal Injury Practical Guidance
  • Practical Law Canada
  • ProView eBooks and eLooseleafs
  • Proof of Facts 
  • Solicitors’ Core

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