Lazy Lawyer’s 1 Hour Guide: Word

Essential Microsoft Word tactics, tips, and tricks for lawyers and other legal pros.
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  • Lectures 22
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 9/2013 English

Course Description

A 1 hour course for attorneys that will show you everything you need to know to draft documents quickly that will make your clients and your staff sing your praises. Topics include:

  • Ninja fast copy, paste, find, and replace.
  • Pro paragraph formatting
  • Top gun tips and tricks

What are the requirements?

  • Microsoft Word

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Uncover the secrets of super fast copying, pasting, finding, and replacing.
  • Master best practice paragraph formatting for legal documents.
  • Take away 10 tips you can implement tomorrow to make Word work the way you work.

Who is the target audience?

  • Attorneys
  • Legal Professionals

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Getting Started

Get an overview of what you can and cannot expect from this course.

1 page

This one page document gives you a quick way to determine if this course is worth your investment.


Learn how Word think so you can work with Word and not against it.

Section 2: Ninja Fast Copy, Paste, Find and Replace

In this session you will learn how to Copy and Paste like a pro by using the Format Painter, Keyboard Shortcuts, and Paste Options.


In this session learn the basics and beyond of Find and Replace.

1 page

Learn why the middle ground in formatting Word documents is not where you want to be.

Section 3: Pro Paragraph Formatting

This lesson is the most important lesson is this course. Learn the fundamentals and best practices of paragraph formatting.

1 page

Learn the 2 most complelling reasons for you and your firm to use Styles.


Learn the tricks you need to make it quicker to use Styles than not to.


In this lesson learn how to create, modify, and save your Styles for reuse.


The most difficult thing to get right in Word is numbering. Learn how to make Legal style numbering easy.

5 pages

Get an inside look at how your firm can get everyone on board with Styles.

Section 4: Top Gun Tips and Tricks

Learn how to insert the Symbols and Special Characters needed in nearly every legal document.

2 pages

A list of nearly all the ALT Key Codes you can put in your documents.


3 Tips for making Track Changes work for you.


Learn how to fix those things in Word that bug you and slow you down.


By applying the tips in this lesson, you could save 15 minutes or more each week.

Section 5: Finishing Up
1 page

This 1 page sheet contains all the keyboard shortcuts from the course.

2 pages

My recommendations for products and services that can make you more productive.

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This documents contains links to the ways you can follow me and connect on the web.

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This is where I thank the people who have made this possible.


Thanks and closing thoughts.

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Instructor Biography

Craig Huggart, M.B.A., Lover of Jesus | Contract Technology Trainer

A dynamic legal technology trainer with over 12 years experience. I understand how lawyers think and help them enjoy the tools they use every day. I have worked with over 2500 participants in 14 states. It is what I was born to do and I love it!

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