Our Publications at a Glance

Sharing knowledge is very important at PayneGroup. We have a long history of authoring books, white papers, articles, courseware and more.
We have authored or co-authored numerous books on Microsoft Office including our best-selling Word for Law Firms series. In addition to our many published works, members of our publishing team regularly contribute articles to legal technology magazines, newsletters and other print and electronic media. You can view some of these articles by following the link to Articles under Publications on our website.


We write regularly for several publications and Payne was a monthly contributor until recently to Law Technology News (Test Drive column). In the past year, Donna Payne, Shirley Gorman, Susan Horiuchi and Leah Matthews have all contributed articles to ILTA Peer to Peer magazine. Other PayneGroup staff has authored articles for the Microsoft website.

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For a company that has authored 13 books, you would expect to find proficiency in delivering courseware that can be used in the classroom. Our licensable courseware is easy to read and digest, and is available in electronic format so it can be stored on an Intranet or printed. Courseware is available for Microsoft Office 2013 or for earlier versions as well as for all PayneGroup products.


We’ve authored 13 books on Microsoft Office and the newest book is Word 2013 for Law Firms. It’s fair to say that we share our knowledge and are committed to doing so. Books, licensable courseware, and quick reference sheets become available as new products are released. Each book, like software, has a product lifecycle and once stock is depleted, may be discontinued. If you need to purchase a book that is out of stock or discontinued, we recommend checking on Amazon.com for used books. A few of our books include: