Word for Lawyers

Lawyers - Secretaries - Document specialists - Paralegals

Learn advanced Word skills through this Microsoft Word training course hosted by go5plus and delivered by global experts, Bluebird Support Services. This trio of training webcasts provides Bluebird's Microsoft Word certification for professionals in search of productivity gains while drafting high quality legal documents for output.
Legal professional learning Microsoft Word skills

Learn advanced Word skills

Take this online learning course and apply practical knowledge for managing your legal drafts with confidence under pressing deadlines. This trio of Word training courses will give you a solid skill set, empowering you to be proficient at producing high quality documents through the drafting process. Through this MS Word tutorial you learn skills to efficiently create correct and secure documents at a professional standard required by leading law firms, law departments.

  • Learn how to format documents correctly from the start and as you go through the drafting process

  • Learn how to use Word styles and the draft pane to find the source of formatting issues for correction

  • Learn how to paste correctly without damaging your document's layout

  • Learn how to address your documents and templates formatting problems correctly and enduringly

  • Learn how to reduce drafting time with prized shortcuts, tips and tricks

  • Learn how to change author names belonging to new versions or adjustments

  • Learn of the benefits of using the compare function over track changes for amendments

Meet the expert

Bluebird Operations Director and Microsoft Specialist

Leanne Bentley

Leanne's expertise is built on 35 years of legal secretarial experience at some of the largest law firms in Sydney and London, with 25 of those years spent as a Microsoft Word specialist. Now Operations Director of Bluebird Support Services, Leanne uses her expertise and coalface experience in law firms to provide an invaluable extension to firms’ teams through a range of business support services. As an expert of the entire Microsoft Office suite, Leanne makes lawyers’ days less stressful and law firms more profitable. Leanne says “With a little help, lawyers and their secretaries can easily be more efficient and far less stressed. They are always amazed when I show them how very easy it can be when you know how”.