The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft Word 2007
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AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION ABA Book Publishing 321 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL 60654 www.abanet.org/media BOOK RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Trish Cleary Phone: 312-988-6084 Fax: 312-988-6030 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft Word 2007 by Ben M. Schorr CHICAGO, Dec. 1, 2009 – Microsoft Word software is one of the most used applications in the Microsoft Office suite. For lawyers, the handy, new reference The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft® Word 2007 offers clear explanations, legal-specific descriptions, and time-saving tips for getting the most out of Microsoft Word—and customizing it for the needs of today’s legal professional. Focusing on the tools and features that are essential for lawyers in their everyday practice, The Lawyer’s Guide to Microsoft Word® 2007 by Ben M. Schorr explains in detail the key components to help make those in the legal profession more effective, more efficient and more successful. Written specifically for lawyers and published by the American Bar Association Section of Law Practice Management, the guide will introduce the reader to this ubiquitous software and explain the key features beneficial to a legal practitioner’s daily practice, including: • The Ribbon, Office button, and floating toolbar • Creating a basic document and adding or deleting text • Formatting documents and using reveal codes • Legal-specific documents • Collaboration—groove, tracking changes, and version tracking • What metadata is, and how you can remove and prevent it • Digital signatures • Publishing to PDF and outlining • Keyboard shortcuts and other timesaving tips • Live gallery preview Author Ben M. Schorr is a technologist and co-founder and chief executive officer for Roland Schorr & Tower, a professional consulting firm headquartered in Honolulu, where he consults with a wide variety of organizations including many law firms. Schorr was a contributing author for Using Microsoft Office 2000, has been a technical editor or contributor on a number of other books, and has been half of the "Ask the Exchange Pros" team for Windows Server System magazine. Title: The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft® Word 2007 Publisher: ABA Section of Law Practice Management Product Code: 5110697 ISBN: 978-1-60422-761-5 Size: 7 x 10 Price: $69.95; Law Practice Management Section Members: $49.95 Orders: 800-285-2221 or www.ababooks.org The ABA Law Practice Management Section is a professional membership organization providing resources for lawyers and other legal professionals in the core areas of the business of practicing law – marketing, management, technology and finance -- through its award-winning magazine, webzines, educational CLE programs, Web site and publishing division. For more than 30 years, LPM has established itself as a leader within the profession by producing ABA TECHSHOW, the world’s premier legal technology conference and expo, and through its publishing arm, which has more than 90 titles in print. With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional membership organization in the world. As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law. -30- Editor’s note: Review copies are available by sending an e-mail to Trish Cleary at email@example.com. If you publish a review of this book, please send tearsheets or a copy for our files to Trish Cleary, ABA Publishing, 321 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654.