Learn to use PerfectIt to proofread your legal documents. We will discuss the importance of proofreading for lawyers, the benefits of using proofreading software, and what items should be included in your proofreading, editing, and document finalization checklist. Those concepts will be applied via a demonstration of how to use PerfectIt.
Speaker: Ivy B. Grey is an accomplished lawyer and writer. She is the author of American Legal Style for PerfectIt, which is a proofreading and editing add-in for lawyers. Ivy is also a Senior Attorney at Griffin Hamersky LLP. She focuses her practice on bankruptcy, which includes distressed transactions and some litigation. She's been named as a Rising Star in the New York Metro Area for four consecutive years, and her significant representations include In re AMR Corp. (American Airlines), In re Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, In re Eastman Kodak Company, In re Filmed Entertainment Inc. (Columbia House), and In re Nortel Networks Inc. Ivy received her J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center where she was Chief Notes & Comments Editor of the Houston Business & Tax Law Journal. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Ivy spent about 10 years working in public relations and advertising. You can follow Ivy on twitter at @IvyBGrey or connect with her on LinkedIn at linkedin/in/ivybgrey.