Ordering Legal Documents

Tech Training Video

Program and Platform:

Microsoft Word for Windows and Mac

Featured Features:

  • Page Numbering
  • Title Pages
  • Section Breaks

How-To Tech Description:

Learn the basics of how to insert, change, and control page numbers, headers, and footers. Then become a Word Wizard when you learn to insert page numbers in any format; turn page numbers on and off, restart page numbers anywhere in the document;, and change number formats (i.e., from Arabic to Romanettes). We’ll even show you how to include an unnumbered title page. After this lesson, you’ll no longer be mystified by page numbering and footers, and you’ll have the magic power to control how and where numbers appear on your pages.

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If page limits matter, then page numbering matters, especially when you’re working on important documents that have so much riding on getting it right. But don’t let lack of technology skills cause you to spend more time on your page numbers than you spend on your words. Get some outside help: use Microsoft’s page numbering features, then use WordRake to help you find the right words. WordRake is editing software for Microsoft Word and Outlook that will help you get to the point with one click. Try WordRake free for 7 days!

To learn more about how complex page numbering affects your document-creation process, check out the best practices guide from the Effectiveness Project, which is a global collaboration of legal professionals and document-creation experts.

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Slide6-Mar-01-2022-12-22-09-30-AMAbout Barron K. Henley

Barron K. Henley, Esq. is one of the founding partners of Affinity Consulting Group, a legal technology consulting firm focused on automating and streamlining law firms and legal departments. He earned his B.S./B.A. (marketing and economics) and J.D. from The Ohio State University and is a member of the American, Ohio and Columbus Bar Associations, and the Worthington Estate Planning Council. He is a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management, a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, a member of Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Technology and the Courts, and a member of both the ABA Law Practice Management and the Real Property Trust and Estate Law (“RPTE”) Sections. Barron heads Affinity’s document assembly/automation and software training departments. Finally, Barron teaches continuing legal education (CLE) classes throughout the U.S. and Canada covering a wide variety of topics related to law practice management, technology and ethics.


Slide5-Mar-01-2022-12-23-56-35-AMAbout Ivy B. Grey

Ivy B. Grey is the Chief Strategy & Growth Officer for WordRake. Before joining the WordRake team, she practiced bankruptcy law for ten years. During her decade of legal practice, Ivy was named a Rising Star in the New York Metro Area for five consecutive years, and her significant representations included American Airlines, Columbia House, Kodak, and Dewey & LeBoeuf.

Since joining the legal tech world, Ivy has become known for her work on technology competence, ethics, and innovation. She has a unique blend of skills and an outstanding ability to synthesize technical, business, and legal information into practical advice and actionable plans. In 2020, Ivy was recognized as an Influential Woman in Legal Tech by ILTA. She has also been recognized as a Fastcase 50 Honoree and included in the Women of Legal Tech list by the ABA Legal Technology Resource Center.