Proofreaders’ Marks, by Merriam-Webster Online
Okay, so you not writing the next great novel or the next great brief, for that matter. Anyone who edits any type of document needs to know these basic proofreading symbols. If you should decide to write a law review article, a legal brief, or any other document that will need proofreading or editing, expect to see these marks somewhere on the page.
If you decide that these are not your cup of tea, feel free to search “proofreader marks” with your favorite search engine. -CCE