NYSBA Member: $250
Microsoft Word for Legal Professionals
Carefully crafted model documents and templates are critical for most practice areas. They help prevent malpractice, increase profitability and are a primary method for transferring knowledge to others in your firm. This seminar will show you how to find the best of what your firm has created in the past. You’ll learn the rules for consolidating your intellectual capital into usable templates. Learn about the spectrum of automation tools demonstrated from the amazing things your word processor is already capable of, from simple Word functionality to document assembly applications like HotDocs.
For document-intensive and transactional areas of practice, improving drafting speed and accuracy directly impacts the bottom line while improving client satisfaction.One of the most potent ways to improve the bottom line of a document-intensive practice is to improve efficiency. Attend this program and learn to conquer Word formatting and styles to save time and create better legal documents
Learn about the spectrum of automation tools demonstrated from the amazing things your word processor is already capable of, from simple Word functionality to creating Tables of Authorities.
Sponsored by the Law Practice Management Committee, the Committee on Continuing Legal Education and BigHand.
Friday, February 23, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
CFA Society New York
1540 Broadway | Suite 1010
New York, NY 10036
7.0 MCLE Credits: 7.0 Skills
NYSBA Member: $250 | Non-Member: $350
• Fixing Word’s Difficult Settings and Basic Editing
• Advanced Font and Paragraph Formatting
• Page Numbering and Whole Document Formatting
• Styles – Word’s Most Important Feature Explained
• Auto Paragraph Numbering and Advanced Styles
• Table of Contents and Table of Authorities
Barron K. Henley, Esq. | Affinity Consulting Group
Thank You to the Following Sponsor:
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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If you have any questions about this program, please contact Katherine Suchocki, Esq. Director of Continuing Legal Education.