Categories for Remote Depositions

Ways to Prepare Your Deponent for Online Deposition

June 2, 2021 11:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By now, you’ve probably conducted at least a few online court proceedings. Even though the worst of the pandemic seems to be over and courts are reopening, you’ll almost certainly conduct more in the years to come. Remote proceedings make the justice system more accessible to the public, and save lawyers a lot of time and money. While preparing your deponent in Phoenix, AZ looks a little different than it used to, it’s easy to adjust your technique for the new technology. Here are our best tips to get the most out of your witness: Let them know that this... View Article

Crucial Tips for a Successful Remote Deposition

May 4, 2021 10:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By now, most litigators have engaged in remote depositions and other courtroom proceedings. COVID-19 has created a massive shift in how the legal practice operates—and even when things go back to “normal,” it’s likely that remote proceedings will continue to happen across the country. They’re convenient, and they save time and money. However, it takes some preparation and practice to help them go smoothly. Here are our best tips for a successful remote deposition in Phoenix, AZ: Test your internet connection: The most important consideration for any remote deposition is your internet connection. Slow connections will freeze or distort the... View Article

Five Audio Tips for Remote Depositions

March 16, 2021 11:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Remote depositions are one of the most convenient ways to depose out-of-town witnesses—but if you can’t hear them well, you and your court reporter will not be able to get an accurate and complete record of the proceeding. Since this can affect your case, you’ll want to make sure your audio is as crisp and clear as possible. Here are some of our best tips for remote video depositions in Phoenix, AZ: Avoid wireless whenever possible: Wireless technology is a boon in many regards, but it’s still significantly less reliable than wired internet. Make sure you plug your devices directly... View Article

Benefits of Digital Exhibits at Depositions

January 25, 2021 6:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Have you been stubbornly clinging to physical exhibits during depositions and other courtroom procedures? Whether you’re planning on holding in-person depositions after the COVID-19 pandemic is over, or you want to continue working remotely, digital exhibits are the way of the future in Phoenix, AZ. Not only are they more convenient, they’re also cost saving—something your clients will love. Here’s why electronic deposition exhibits will make your job a lot easier. Convenience Any experienced trial attorney is all too familiar with how much paper (and space) physical exhibits take up. Instead of hauling dozens of banker boxes around, you can... View Article

Exhibit Handling at Remote Depositions

January 11, 2021 6:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, remote depositions are prevalent. This requires attorneys and court reporters to become adept at handling exhibits for remote depositions in Phoenix, AZ. Understanding how to use technology to simulate in-person courtroom or pre-trial procedures is “the new normal.” If you’re coming up on your first remote deposition or just need electronic exhibit tips, read on. Decide how you’ll present exhibits You can either give your exhibits to opposing counsel before the day of the deposition, or wait until the deposition itself. Decide how you’re going to handle the exhibits well in advance so you can... View Article