For the last year [1999-2000], Microsoft has been working closely with some of the
leading experts in the legal community to create the Microsoft® Word®
Legal User's Guide. The Guide contains step-by-step instructions to help
legal users accomplish the tasks necessary to build robust legal documents
in Microsoft Word 97 or Microsoft Word 2000.
The guide is not intended as a sales guide, telling you about all of
the useful features in Word. Rather, the guide is focused on showing legal
professionals step by step instructions for building great legal
You do not need to read the guide in any particular order. It is broken
up into chapters so that you can focus on what you need at a particular
time. However, Microsoft recommends that you do work your way through the
entire guide as it contains much useful information. Especially useful is
the guide to third-party solutions that legal users can purchase and
download to enhance the power of Word in a legal setting.