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Essentials of Personal Injury Video Depositions
December 19 , 2018

By Sean M. Cleary

A deposition forms an integral part of the pre-trial discovery process of a personal injury lawsuit. It is nothing but a sort of an interview during which the plaintiff will be asked questions regarding his/her personal injury claim by the defense counsel. This allows both the parties to investigate and gain more information and evidence to assess their case and plan a strategy for the trial. Most commonly, depositions are held at the lawyer’s office or at a court reporter’s office. The person being deposed (deponent) gives a testimony under oath in the presence of a court reporter so that it is recorded. Depositions are critical and decide the outcome of litigation and sometimes complex cases do not get settled until the experts provide their deposition testimony. Read More

Video Conferencing vs Web Conferencing
March 14 , 2018

Fortunately, attorneys have options when it comes to deciding the best way to make a deposition accessible and efficient for all parties involved. Videoconferencing and web conferencing are two great options for achieving these goals. Read More

Partnering to Help those in Need
October 06 , 2017

At Atkinson-Baker we are dedicated to providing attorneys with exemplary court reporting services. As much as we enjoy meeting the legal needs of our clients, we are equally passionate about partnering with attorneys to give back to the local community. Read More

Top Four Tips for Attorneys when Working with Interpreters
September 15 , 2017

Language differences should not get in the way of effective deposition taking and good lawyering.  Interpreters are an attorney’s best ally when it comes to bridging this gap.

Here are four key tips to ensure that working with an interpreter will lead to the desired outcome for all parties involved. Read More

CAALA Las Vegas 2017
September 08 , 2017

At Atkinson-Baker we have been attending the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) Annual Convention for ten years.  We appreciate the opportunity to attend and exhibit each year. Read More