Mastering Word for the Law Office – A11

Legal Tech/Law Practice Management Track
Sponsored by Kronhom Insurance

Session A: 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

About the Program
For most lawyers, Microsoft Word is the primary tool we use to produce work products. Yet, it so often seems to be working against us and a source of frustration. If you want to master Word, there are techniques you must learn and rules to follow, but none of them are ascertainable by simply using Word. This seminar will teach you exactly how to fix the common legal drafting problems plaguing you now and avoid them in the future. It’s time to end your abusive relationship with Microsoft Word. Let us show you how.

 You Will Learn

  • Techniques and rules to master Microsoft Word
  • How to fix common legal drafting problems

Barron K. Henley, Affinity Consulting Group LLC, Columbus, OH

Barron Henley 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 member of both the ABA Law Practice Management and the Real Property Trust and Estate Law (“RPTE”) Sections. He’s a member of RPTE Futures Task Force, a Board Member for the ABA TECHSHOW, and is the former Chair of the Ohio State Bar Association Law Office Automation & Technology Committee. Mr. Henley heads Affinity’s document assembly/automation and software training departments; he is a renowned expert on Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat and HotDocs document assembly software; and has authored legal-specific manuals on HotDocs, Adobe Acrobat, and Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook. Barron is also an expert in launching new law firms, overhauling existing firms, and documenting and re-engineering law firm processes. 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.


2.0 CLE Credits: (CT: 2.0 General; NY: 2.0 LPM)