Legal Editing

These articles provide advice for lawyers and other authors, editors and translators working on legal documents.

Clever Ways to Use Find-and-Replace in Your Legal Documents, Part 1: Update Outdated Formatting

If you don't keep up with changes in document presentation, people who read your documents may assume that you’re outdated, too. This is the first part of a three-part series on using Find-and-Replace to bring your documents up to date.

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How to Improve Your Legal Writing

Legal writing is a process. Learn how to improve your legal writing while working under time pressure. Ivy Grey shows how to allocate your time so you can create top quality legal documents and meet deadlines.

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How to Meet the Duty of Technology Competence

Technology competence is now a requirement for all lawyers. This article discusses two options for gaining technology competence: delegation and training.Technology competence is now a requirement for all lawyers. This article discusses two options for gaining technology competence: delegation and training.

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Debunking Lawyers' Myths About MS Word

Six myths about Microsoft Word stand in the way of lawyers getting the training they need to work smarter and get more from each day. Ivy Grey debunks the myths in this new article.

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Six Reasons Why Your Next Legal Tech Purchase Should Be an MS Word Add-in

If you're considering new technology to add to your legal practice, it's best to focus on small tech solutions with big impact. Here's how add-ins can help.

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Technology Competence: What the Ethical Duty Means for You and Your Firm

Download a white paper about the duty of technology competence and its business, practical, and ethical ramifications. Through the example of MS Word, we provide detailed analysis and debunk myths.

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Four Tips for Engaging with Diverse Legal Tech Entrepreneurs

When diversity is reduced to a buzzword and a checkbox, the legal tech industry misses out on unique and compelling technologies. Here's how to broaden your perspectives and support diversity in legal tech by engaging with people.

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The Myth of the Digital Native: Establishing Competence and Eliminating Tech Bias in the Modern Law Firm

Don't be fooled into thinking junior associates all have tech competence just because they are young. Otherwise the result will be inefficient and poor work product, lower realization rates and lost profits.

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The Lawyer's Guide to MS Word Training and Resources

Get our list of articles, blogs, on-demand CLEs, companies, and products that help lawyers use MS Word better. We focus on free, low cost, and tiny tech solutions, so it's a great resource for any lawyer.

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Legal Writing: Five-Step Checklist for Better Editing and Proofreading

To make sure your legal writing always meets the highest standard, this article provides a checklist to help make your document shine, and it points to interactive editing software that can give you a competitive advantage when you’re under time pressure.

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