Dragon Legal (Windows)
New Dragon Legal 16 is laying down the law and it’s better than ever
Quickly and accurately dictate, edit and format case files, contracts, briefs, or format legal citations – all by voice
- An exhaustive legal vocabulary
- Best ever accuracy
- Save time, increase billable hours
- Optimized for Windows 11
- Best-in-class accessibility
- Used by legal professionals the world over
Designed specifically for the legal industry, the all-new Dragon Legal 16, a smarter next-generation speech recognition solution for the PC, empowers attorneys and other legal professionals to speed document turnaround and reduce transcription costs.
Leveraging the latest Deep Learning technology, Dragon constantly learns and adapts to your unique voice and environmental variations to help you achieve unprecedented levels of personalized productivity and accuracy. A specialized legal vocabulary trained using more than 400 million words from legal documents enables you to quickly create and format case files, contracts, or briefs all by voice. Powerful customization, fast, accurate transcription and automatic formatting of legal citations further boost efficiency so you more time on serving clients and growing your practice. Dragon Legal, with its specialized legal vocabulary, is trained to deliver optimal recognition accuracy for dictation of legal terms right from word go. To further increase speed and accuracy, you can create, import and share custom word lists that are relevant to your legal clients and industry or format legal citations automatically. Dragon also enables a third party, such as support staff member, to easily edit a dictation or transcription for you, thereby speeding document turnaround and freeing personnel to focus on higher-value tasks.
Create custom words and vocabulary processes
Dragon Legal easily learns acronyms, proper names and other unique or business-specific phrases that you frequently use so it captures your unique words the way you want. In addition, you can import and export your custom word lists.
Create custom voice
With Dragon Legal, it’s quick and easy to create custom voice commands to quickly insert frequently-used text and graphics. This feature lets you insert a standard reply, a signature block, a logo, a form template or other boilerplate content by speaking a simple command for significant time savings.
Automate processes with time-saving macros
Create macros to automate multi-step workflows or business processes via simple voice commands. For example, send an email to your sales distribution list, copy the senior management team, and print a hard copy for your files by saying something like, “Send standard sales distro email.”
Transcribe your recordings from audio filess
Dragon Legal supports Nuance-approved digital voice recorders and smartphones for advanced recording functionality and can automatically transcribe the audio files to text back at your PC. It leverages all the accuracy improvements gained from the state-of-the-art speech recognition engine for fewer post-corrections.
Simplify proofreading with text-to-speech
Dragon’s text-to-speech capability is a natural-sounding synthesized voice that reads designated text to you, thereby simplifying proofreading and supporting new levels of multi-tasking. With Dragon Legal, you can also listen to audio playback of your own dictation with the associated text highlighted on the screen.
Command and control your computer by voice
Launch applications, select menu items, press keys, switch between windows, search the Web, create and send emails and more all by voice, if you wish. Dragon Legal gives you the flexibility to: Work hands-free, if desired; Experience more ergonomic comfort when working on your computer; Feel less stress and strain on your body; Multitask by using your voice to dictate and execute commands
Prevent repetitive stress
Dragon Legal supports Section 508 standards to eliminate barriers for individual workers with disabilities that limit their ability to use a keyboard and mouse. In addition, it helps prevent fatigue and repetitive stress injuries by offering a comfortable, ergonomic alternative to the keyboard and mouse.
Windows 10 compatible and optimized for Windows 11
Optimized for Windows 11, Dragon now extends Windows 11’s stellar accessibility experience to document creation and command & control functionality and an be easily adapted as needed to meet stringent compliance requirements for accessibility or industry reporting.
Use your voice to dictate documents or enter text anywhere you normally type
It turns your spoken thoughts into text and your voice commands into action so you don’t have to worry about the mechanics of typing and spelling. You can easily switch between keyboard, mouse and voice so you can use the mode of input you prefer for any given task.
Dragon not only lets you dictate up to three times faster than typing, but it also allows you to make edits and apply formatting using your voice. You can select text and apply formatting such as bold, underline, capitals and more, or just speak to make needed changes. Smart Format Rules automatically adapt to how you want abbreviations, dates, phone numbers, and more to appear, so you don’t have to correct them every time.
Dragon gives you robust voice command and control as well as Enhanced Dictation (or Full Text Control), for fully voice-driven editing and command capabilities within many popular business applications that you use every day. Create documents such as reports, emails, forms and notes, and zip through computer tasks in record time.
Faster and more accurate than ever
Dragon Legal 16 expands the possibilities of speech recognition innovation with a next-generation speech engine. Dragon uniquely brings consistent, optimal accuracy to the PC with Deep Learning technology and adaptation techniques that continuously adjust to your voice or environmental variations even while you’re dictating.
1. Delivers up to 99% speech recognition accuracy
2. Provides a personalized voice-driven experience
3. Performs with fast response times and minimal latency
Sync with separate Dragon Anywhere mobile solution
Dragon Anywhere is a separate, cloud-based solution that provides continuous dictation capabilities, letting you create and edit documents of any length by voice directly on your iOS or Android device. It adapts to your voice and terminology so you can dictate, edit, navigate and format quickly and accurately within your document– using your own customized words, shortcuts and commands—from anywhere, at any time.
You can share documents and sync custom words and commands with Dragon Legal for seamless productivity wherever your job takes you. Gain immediate access to your dictation so can spend less time behind a desk completing administrative tasks and more time contributing to your bottom line.