Founded in 1863 by Mr Richard Jordan as a company registration and law stationery business, Jordan Publishing grew to become an independent, specialist legal publisher by 1894 operating from 123 Chancery Lane, in the very heart of London’s legal district. By evolving and investing in innovative online services, we continue to provide up-to-date knowledge and information to support legal professionals through the ongoing changes and challenges they face. 

The acquisition of Jordan Publishing by LexisNexis UK completed in January 2016. Both organisations share a long history of providing lawyers with expert content written by the country’s most esteemed authors. Together we can continue to deliver this market leading content while creating significant additional benefits for our customers.

It’s an exciting time, and we very much look forward to the opportunity this brings to provide you with new products and services in the future.

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Jordan Publishing will continue to produce highly regarded, practical information, online, in print and through training seminars and annual conferences, for practising lawyers and other professionals.

As the market leader in Family Law, with a strong presence in other areas including Company, Commercial, Employment, Private Client, Personal Injury, Insolvency and Civil Litigation. We produce textbooks, looseleafs, journals, court reference works and news services.

We have a reputation for publishing high quality works that our customers can trust. Our flagship titles in family law are indispensable guides for our customers, and many are used daily in court, including The Family Court Practice (Red Book). Our flagship journal, Family Law, has been the publication of record for over 50 years, and is now supplemented by a comprehensive online news service, while our Family Law Reports provide the most authoritative source of case reports. Gore-Browne on Companies, established for 140 years is well respected by company law practitioners. We work with partners in key areas, such as our APIL series of guides, and we also publish around 40 new books and editions annually across a wide range of practice areas.

We are always interested to hear from potential authors, whether established or wishing to publish for the first time, and we welcome ideas for new publications, all of which are given serious consideration. Please go to the Write for Us page. 

We take particular pride in looking after our customers, with swift delivery, accurate billing and efficient subscription management given the highest priority. Our entire portfolio of work is available to our customers in our easy-to-use online reference platform, and our flexible pricing means that our customers can tailor what they buy to meet their needs. We offer a friendly technical support service for customers of our online services.

We hope that these pages provide you with a snapshot of Jordan Publishing. If you need any further information please contact our Customer Services team on +44 (0)117 917 5085 or at