Wrapping your head(er) around your footer in Microsoft Word. 

The Indiana Lawyer recently posted an article I wrote regarding using headers and footers in Microsoft Word. I hope this helps you sort out this powerful but often confusing feature.  Know your head(er) from your foot(er) The header of a Microsoft Word document is the space at the top of your document. You can guess … Continue reading Wrapping your head(er) around your footer in Microsoft Word. 

Indiana E-Filing Update

The E-file Indiana project continues to roll out to additional counties. The Court has just updated Indiana's E-filing User Guide with three new tutorials. Add multiple filings to a single envelope Add an attorney to the Public Service List Correctly file a Certificate of Service As of September 1, Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Hendricks, Henry, Madison, … Continue reading Indiana E-Filing Update

What do to when a client asks: what information do I need to provide?

Lawyers: How many times has this happened you?  A client requests what information he or she needs to provide before your initial meeting. You think it through, and draft an email or letter with a list of the requested information. You send the email or letter, happy to be done with the task. To take … Continue reading What do to when a client asks: what information do I need to provide?

Product Review: LG Electronics Tone Pro HBS-750 Bluetooth Wireless Stereo Headset

For Christmas, I received the LG Electronics Tone Pro HBS-750 Bluetooth Wireless Stereo Headset (affiliate link here) for use with my iPhone and Apple Watch.  So far, I have only used it with my iPhone, but I have used it almost every day since receiving the headset. Pros Some of my favorite features are: Comfort (you … Continue reading Product Review: LG Electronics Tone Pro HBS-750 Bluetooth Wireless Stereo Headset

T3-03 | Tech Tip Tuesday | How to Use Numbered Lists in Microsoft Word

This week's Tech Tip Tuesday discusses using numbered lists instead of manually typing 1., pressing enter, 2., and so on.  Many folks have trouble with the way Word automatically changes numbers.  This tip should help you take advantage of Word's auto-numbering feature. If you have already disabled Word's auto-numbering features, the tips in this article may not … Continue reading T3-03 | Tech Tip Tuesday | How to Use Numbered Lists in Microsoft Word

Should lawyers learn (and use) Markdown/Multimarkdown?

Markdown (Md)?  MultiMarkdown (MMd)?  If you have never heard of these tools, you should take a few minutes to read about the possibilities.  Many lawyers make their living processing words.  Lawyers should learn and use the best tools to do so, right? The idea behind Md/MMd is that you can use a plain text editor (think Notepad … Continue reading Should lawyers learn (and use) Markdown/Multimarkdown?