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Legal Writing, Case Document Organization and MS Word Guide for Paralegals

  • 06/30/2020
  • 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Webcast

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Program Description

Time-Saving Tech & Writing Tips for Every Paralegal

Legal writing essentials go far beyond grammar and sentence structure. Our experienced faculty offer a complete guide for creating forms, constructing and drafting legal documents, naming and organizing case files, guarding client data, and handy word processor tips. Build your skills - register today!

  • Get practical guidance for naming and organizing case files.
  • Discover best practices for legal research and citation.
  • Learn how to structure, draft and edit briefs by example.
  • Bring your form library up to speed with practical insights and MS Word tips.
  • Get up to speed on best practices for incorporating worthwhile technology.
  • Take a pulse on file retention, destruction and data security best practices.

Who Should Attend

This intermediate level course is designed to improve legal writing and document management skills. Those who should attend include:

  • Paralegals
  • Legal Technicians
  • Legal Assistants
  • Legal Support Staff

Course Content

  1. Naming and Organizing Case Files
  2. Legal Research and Citation Essentials
  3. Brief Writing and Analysis (With Writing Samples)
  4. Making Forms Do the Work
  5. MS Word User Tips
  6. File Retention and Destruction
  7. Data Security: Protecting Electronic Files
  8. Useful Resources and References

Washington State Paralegal Association
1402 Lake Tapps Parkway SE
Ste. F104/PMB133
Auburn, WA. 98092



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