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New Member Benefit: WordRake Editing Software for Lawyers

Have you ever felt that your writing could stand to benefit from a little bit of editing? Do you find yourself relying on “legalese” to make your point? WordRake may be the solution for you. Developed for lawyers, the software provides editing suggestions for clarity and brevity. WordRake instantly edits documents right in Microsoft Word, suggesting changes that eliminate unnecessary words and phrases.  And the great news? A new partnership with WordRake means OBA members receive a 10 percent discount on the product.

Download a free three-day trial to check it out. The MS Word add-in is easy to install, and annual licensing plans offer increased saving based on subscription duration. When you purchase, enter coupon code OKBAR on the final purchase page to receive the special OBA member discount.

Launched July 2012, WordRake is already improving writing at thousands of law firms, universities, and local, state and federal government agencies.

Lawyer and WordRake creator Gary Kinder is a New York Times bestselling author, and has taught more than 1,000 writing programs to law firms like Jones Day, Sidley, Latham & Watkins, and Skadden Arps, and for the ABA.  His editing philosophy of eliminating unnecessary words for clarity and brevity is the foundation for WordRake’s ground-breaking, patented editing technology.

Says OBA member Jarod Morris of Oklahoma City who uses the product, “I ‘raked’ a motion that I'm about to file and love it. I bought it and use it all the time, and it’s worth every penny. I've noticed things with my writing that I didn't notice before. I recommend it for everyone that will not file briefs in opposition to mine.”

Not ready to commit to a purchase just yet? Sign up for Mr. Kinder’s free weekly writing tips for lawyers via newsletter.