A legal research project proposal is a document presented by someone who showcases the requirement or the impact of legal research conducted on a matter which is related to a particular legal case. It is very important to conduct detailed legal research which helps a lawyer build a solid case and understand the different nuances of the case and similar cases of the past. A legal research project may also be conducted by law students who have this as part of their curriculum. The select a particular topic and browse different reading materials to study the topic. Based on their findings they write down the proposal. Sometimes the proposal may also be created to seek funds for conducting legal research.

Sample Legal Research Project Proposal:

Name of law student and maker of proposal: Joana Miller

Address: 92 Hill View Drive, Maine

Proposal prepared on: February 12, 2012

Proposal submitted on: February 13, 2012

Proposal name: Proposal to seek funds for conducting research as intern in Mathew Jennings Legal Services

Purpose: The purpose of this proposal is to present the needs for additional funds needed to create a research project on the Murray vs Krupa case

Other details:

  • The funds will be utilized for buying various materials required to make the research project and for travelling expenses
  • An in-depth study will be conducted on the case and similar past cases and a comparative analysis will be put down

Estimated cost of the research project: $1,000

Proposal signed and approved by: George King

Senior partner, Mathew Jennings Legal Services