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5 Tips for An Amazing Legal Letter

Understand your audience. Research before you draft. Get to the point. Editing is crucial. Do not forget to proofread. Unlock the keys to creating an amazing legal letter.

Drafting in 'Plain Language': A clear way to enhance professional reputation

The legal profession is moving away from the convoluted drafting styles that have previously been the norm.

In the zone: Is technology helping or hindering lawyers' decision making?

A lawyer's success could be said to rest on a bedrock of good decisions. Equally, a successful law firm is one that is adept at good decision making across all facets of its business, whether it is picking the right argument for a matter, selecting the right law to support an argument, choosing the correct precedent, recruiting a good team, providing clients with information which is useful, ensuring your client base is made up of profitable clients, or accepting profitable matters to work on.


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  • What if I already have Lexis® for Microsoft® Office?

    Lexis® Draft builds on the strengths of Lexis for Microsoft Office, including the reference and case citation checking features you’ve come to rely on – with the addition of best in class legal proofreading, editorial review and collaboration tools.


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  • Why should I purchase Lexis Draft compared with other proofreading tools available in the market?

    Lexis® Draft offers the most comprehensive drafting solution available in the market today. It has been specifically designed to take into account the challenges that legal practitioners face when drafting.


    Lexis® Draft seamlessly integrates LexisNexis analytical research as well as best in breed legal proofreading, editorial review and collaboration and information exchange all in the one ribbon that is integrated with Microsoft Word.

  • Can I buy Lexis Draft if I’m not a legal practitioner?

    While Lexis Draft has been designed for the legal market, it can also be used by those who aren’t legal practitioners but have to deal with legal documents on a regular basis. Lexis Draft is an intuitive tool and can easily be used by anyone without the need for exhaustive product training.


    Lexis Draft’s collaboration and information exchange tools make it easy to collaborate with colleagues and support staff – saving time and improving accuracy.

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