Legal proofreading experts

It is imperative to ensure the utmost level of accuracy in legal writing. A typo or misplaced comma can cost your business thousands of pounds, so a second pair of eyes is most certainly required.

Thankfully, Full Proof can help. In addition to our proofreading services for businesses, students and authors, we also provide a legal proofreading service.

As well as being trained proofreaders, our legal proofreading team have a minimum level of postgraduate legal qualification and many years of experience working in law. As a result, the team have a wealth of knowledge over diverse legal areas.

Our team use their proofreading and language skills, together with their knowledge of the law and legal terminology, to proofread and edit a whole range of legal documents.

Your privacy is paramount

Crucially, Full Proof adhere to a stringent privacy policy that aligns with GDPR regulations. We are happy to sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement if you wish to provide one, and we can password-protect documents that we proofread and return to you.

Services for law students

We have extensive experience in proofreading legal essays, theses and dissertations. We will correct grammar, spelling, language and flow, and will highlight any areas of inconsistency. We may also make suggestions to improve upon the language used.

In addition, we will ensure compliance with the required legal citation method (often OSCOLA). If you supply a copy of your law school’s guidelines, we can also ensure that your work is formatted appropriately.

Our team are also skilled in formatting legal academic work and are able to produce contents tables, reference sections and bibliographies.

Legal proofreading for businesses

Our proofreading team specialise in:

  • contracts of employment/contracts for services
  • legal notices
  • employment-related documents
  • training manuals/materials

Services for legal publishers

Our specialist proofreaders are experienced in editing legal books, journals and academic articles.

Services for legal professionals

We can provide a valuable service for the legal profession. Our proofreading team are experienced in proofreading legal advices and opinions, letters of advice, drafted contracts/agreements and other practice documents.

Services for medico-legal experts

Medico-legal experts are often under pressure to produce high-quality reports for commissioning lawyers and the courts within short time frames. Among our team are former personal injury and clinical negligence lawyers who possess the very particular skills and experience required to edit such reports, thereby enabling you to maximise your efficiency and comply with court timetables. As legal professionals, the team deliver confidential, efficient, high-quality proofreading services.

Services for other expert witnesses

Our legal team have a wide range of experience in legal practice and have themselves been the commissioning parties for expert reports. As a result, we can proofread and edit a whole range of reports for experts such as accountants, surveyors, engineers, loss adjusters, environmental experts and architects. We understand the importance of complying with court timetables and can help you provide an efficient service to your clients.