This renowned course, delivered by leading Microsoft Word specialists, will empower you with practical skills to mange your legal documents more efficiently and prevent them from becoming corrupted or incurring damage to the formatting through a series of adjustments.

What will you learn in this webcast?

  • Use styles and draft pane to find the source of formatting issues

  • Benefits of using the compare function over track changes for amendments

  • Change author names belonging to new versions or adjustments

  • Paste correctly without damaging your document's layout

  • Update cross-references securely and more efficiently using shortcuts

Who is this session for?

Lawyers - Secretaries - Document specialists

This course is designed to address the most crucial points of knowledge that professionals need to manage their legal documents in Microsoft Word. Whilst the course is especially applicable to the legal industry, the Word skills covered are universally applicable in any document.
Legal secretary learning how to make secure amendments in Word

How long is it going to take?

This webcast is a 30 minute learning session that you can pause and start again on-demand. Following the replay, you'll find a short 5 minute quiz to test your knowledge and unlock your certificate.


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Hear what others said about this session ...

"It's rare to find a course that is this concise and to the point in a manageable timeframe.

Michael Astle, Senior Director of Legal Affairs, Quotient Sciences

"The content covered was highly relevant to the legal context and the skills will be welcome, especially when I'm working on long and complex documents"

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”.