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Court Reporting

Chicago Court Reporting & Video provides the most experienced, certified court reporters and legal videographers in the country. Our professionally trained and skilled staff is ready to provide round the clock service to help paralegals and legal secretaries cover depositions in any US City.

When you choose Chicago Court Reporting & Video, you are in good hands. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality services by the most expertly trained and experienced staff. Our job is to make your job easy. Make one call and we do all the leg work. Whether the case requires multiple conference rooms, cameras, interpreters or just a simple one time deposition with a court reporter. we a happy to get everything set up for you. You just tell us the time and place.

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Court Reporter in LaSalle County | 312-736-7780 | Illinois Stenographers

One of the prime benefits of working with a court reporting agency—especially a full-service agency with a national footprint—is that it can be a single-source solution for all of your court reporting needs. As an attorney, paralegal, or member of a law firm’s support staff, you probably don’t have the time or the patience to search for a certified court reporter (never mind a qualified legal videographer and experienced interpreter), especially for those depositions or hearings that are expected to take place in .

At a full-service court reporting agency like ours, all your court reporting needs can be met with a single phone call. For more than two decades, we have been providing certified court reporters, interpreters, stenographers, videographers and litigation support services to corporate clients and law firms around the country. Over that time period we have developed a reputation for meeting and exceeding our clients’ needs, helping them obtain accurate transcripts of depositions, arbitrations, mediation hearings, and every other type of legal hearing that occurs before or after trial. So if you need a certified or licensed court reporter for a deposition in New York, Boston, Washington D.C., Denver, Dallas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle or anywhere else in the United States, we should be your first and only phone call.

At a glance, following is a sampling of the core services that we offer our esteemed clients, which include law firms large and small.

  • Conference Rooms
  • Videoconferencing Solutions
  • Certified Court Reporters
  • Legal Videographers
  • Interpreters
  • RealTime Reporting & Transcripts
  • Internet RealTime
  • LiveNote
  • Streaming Depos
  • E-Transcripts
  • Dailies
  • Online Calendar
  • Online Repository
  • Post-Production Services
  • Video Conversion
  • Video Duplication

As you can see from the above list, our great service doesn’t end when your deposition or hearing is over and transcript(s) delivered. After the fact you can count on us to help you manage transcripts and all other related documents. Our highly trained support staff is also available for technology consulting so that you can focus on what matters most in your case—working on behalf of your client.

Online Case Management (Including Document Repository) Illinois

Of course, one other way that technology has had a notable effect in the legal industry is by improving efficiency. In fact, the attorney who can stay organized and quickly access the necessary information has a decided advantage over his or her opponent. As such, you may find yourself desiring access to case transcripts and documents at a moment’s notice. What you want is a court reporting service that can supply you with instant access to the documents you need using any device with an Internet connection.

We have the tools to provide you with online and mobile access to all materials related to your account, including a personal online calendar, case transcripts, exhibits, schedules, billing information, and invoices. The online system allows you to view and download any materials you need 24/7. Additionally, our online case management system is secure so that only you and those you designate (other attorneys, paralegals, and legal secretaries) will have access to the documents related to your case.

We also provide a document repository so that you can find what you need when you need it. All documents are indexed for easy identification and then logged into our online case management system. You can use the online system to search for documents, download exhibits, print materials, and even export deposition text with the click of a mouse. If you need physical copies of case documents or transcripts, we provide traditional imaging and copying services as well in Illinois.

Arrange for a Professional Legal Videographer to Film Your Deposition | IL

Fortunately, though, legal videographers tend to speak much the same language—communicating their message through the power of an audio-video recording. As we’re sure you recognize, video can be an especially powerful medium when it comes to legal matters. If you need a court reporting service to record a deposition or hearing, you want to make sure that they employ expert videographers using the kind of cutting-edge technology that is capable of capturing the most subtle visual details, like positive or negative body language, facial expressions that don’t match the tone of voice, and gestures that may be indicative of witness coaching. A single nuance captured on video can make all the difference in the world when it comes to a settlement negotiation or courtroom argument.

So don’t fall into the trap of thinking that anyone with a camera and tripod can film your deposition and get the results you need. Insist on utilizing professionals who have been trained to film in a legal setting, who understand the importance of lighting, sound, and camera position, and who utilize top-of-the-line lighting and equipment in IL.

Legal Video Conferencing | IL

As for those inevitable occasions when it’s not possible to assemble all interested parties in the same room, modern technology now provides a ready solution—legal video conferencing. So don’t feel constrained by geography. By utilizing video conferencing you can eliminate travel & lodging costs and dramatically reduce other expenses, and also avoid the logistical issues of arranging travel for you and your clients.

As a leading court reporting agency, we are able to offer video conferencing services that enable you to take depositions from anywhere in the world. So whether it’s a matter of conflicting schedules or parties not living in close proximity, we are committed to helping you take a deposition or conduct a hearing remotely, while still getting the same face-to-face impact you would have in person.

Interpreting Services in Illinois

 

As a leading court reporting agency, we also provide highly experienced interpreters to clients in need. Even in major cities, it’s not always easy for attorneys to find an interpreter who is capable of translating a particular language or a dialect at a moment’s notice. Thanks to our resources and extensive network, we provide qualified interpreters during the time frame you need them.

Certified Court Reporters Available for Any Language or Dialect

In fact, in this day and age—when it seems as if more and more parties to lawsuits or legal proceedings don’t speak English (or don’t speak English as a first language)—we believe that delivering a comprehensive court reporting service means removing any and all language barriers. That’s why we supply certified court reporters and interpreters for virtually any language or dialect, not to mention sign language for the hearing impaired.

We can arrange for interpreting and translation services for more than140 different languages, including romance languages like Spanish, French, Italian and Portuguese, plus other commonly spoken languages like Russian, German, Chinese, Japanese, and Arabic. We are prepared to provide real-time translation of attorneys’ questions, in addition to the translation of documents, a commonly requested service during the discovery phase of proceedings.

Retain a Qualified Interpreter for Your Deposition or Hearing

So whether you need an interpreter for a local case, an international deposition, an arbitration hearing, or the translation of a transcript or other document, we can make sure that your needs are met in a timely fashion.

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