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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 Richland County | 312-736-7780 | Illinois Stenographers

When attorneys and paralegals go looking for certified court reporters and stenographers they often think they are limited to searching for “court reporting firms near me.” But thanks to full-service court reporting agencies, you aren’t limited to working with local court reporters, stenographers, and interpreters. In fact, there are numerous advantages to working with a national court reporting agency like ours, which can provide you with the talent you need locally, as well as the talent you need in cities around the United States. Additionally, an agency like ours has the size and resources to provide many valuable ancillary services, including video conferencing solutions, a secure online document repository, and a dedicated case manager who is available to answer your questions and make sure your needs are met.

For more than two decades, we have been meeting and exceeding the expectations of our valued clients, helping them get high-quality recordings and accurate transcripts of depositions, arbitrations, mediations, and other types of legal hearings. So whether you’re in Seattle, San Diego or Boston—or anywhere in between—if you need a certified court reporter and/or related litigation support services, give us a call and let us assume the burden of finding the qualified people who meet your needs, including:

  • Certified Court Reporters
  • Legal Videographers
  • Interpreters

Meanwhile, we think you’ll also be impressed by the technological solution and litigation support services we can provide, including:

  • Videoconferencing Solutions
  • Streaming Depositions
  • RealTime Reporting & Transcripts
  • Internet RealTime
  • LiveNote
  • E-Transcripts
  • Online Repository
  • Online Calendar
  • Dailies
  • Post-Production Services
  • Video Conversion Services and Video Duplication

We are always prepared to assist you with your deposition, mediation session, or arbitration hearing. Our team of certified and/or licensed court reporters—not to mention our stenographers, interpreters, and legal videographers—can meet all of your needs within your specified time-frame.

Then, in the wake of your deposition or other legal proceeding, you can count on us to help you manage transcripts and other relevant documents and information. For one, our experienced support staff will be available for technology consulting so that you can focus on what matters most: doing legal work and meeting the needs of your clients. So don’t feel limited to searching for “court reporting firms near me.” Call our national, full-service court reporting firm today and let us demonstrate why we are amongst the largest and most respected firms in the business.

Online Access to Calendar, Transcripts, and Exhibits for Your Deposition Illinois

That’s one reason we have devoted extensive resources to developing and providing a secure online case management system, one that provides you with online and mobile access to everything regarding your case, including access to case transcripts, exhibits, an online calendar, and billing account information and invoices. The online system allows you—and those attorneys, paralegals, and legal secretaries you designate—to view and download any documents you need twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.

This includes access to our online document repository, where all documents are indexed. You can use our 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.

Our Legal Videographers | IL

As for the other seasoned professionals who are a part of our team, those include experienced legal videographers. Some attorneys can’t resist the temptation to cut corners when it comes to videotaping a deposition or other hearing. In reality, you want professional legal videographers who have been trained to film in a legal setting, who understand the importance of lighting and camera position, and who utilize the kind of specialized equipment that can capture the quality of audio and imagery you’re looking for. Perhaps there are some occasions when you might be able to get away with cutting corners; but when things don’t go exactly as planned, that’s when you’ll appreciate having a seasoned professional working with you—the kind of individual who has the resources to maintain a certain amount of redundancy, for example.

After all, you never want to finish a deposition and find that the video you recorded is unusable. As you know, video can be a powerful tool in a legal proceeding, particularly when matters reach the trial stage and issues are argued in front of a judge or jury. That’s why if you need a court reporting service to record and transcribe your deposition, you want to make sure that it employs expert videographers utilizing state-of-the-art technology that can capture the most subtle details, including body language, facial expressions, and the kind of gestures that might be indicative of witness coaching. A single gesture or facial expression can help buttress a settlement negotiation or courtroom argument.

Also, if you require editing services, our editors are every bit the equal of our videographers in terms of quality and experience. We offer a number of post-production services, including linear editing, nonlinear editing, media enhancement, audio & video duplication, and audio & video conversion to other formats, including MPEG, DVD, CD, and even VHS in IL.

Video Conferencing for Your Deposition or Hearing | IL

As for those occasions when it’s just not possible to have everyone physically present in the same location for a deposition, we are committed to helping you take a deposition remotely while still providing you the same face-to-face impact it would have in person. We offer video conferencing services that enable you to take depositions from anywhere in the United States—or the world. So don’t feel limited by geography and travel constraints. Coordinating travel for various parties to a deposition can be expensive and time-consuming. With video conferencing, you can cut down on travel costs and all other related expenses, while also avoiding the hassles associated with getting all parties together for a deposition or mediation hearing.

One simple phone call to us is all you need. We will take care of the video conference setup, which includes finding locations, working out the logistics, supplying the video and recording equipment, testing the equipment, ensuring working Internet access, and linking two or more locations for your deposition. We utilize state-of-the-art equipment with HD video and sharp audio. If you need a conference room for your video conference deposition, we can provide that as well. Our conference room locations come fully furnished and have high-speed Internet connections, large monitors, high-quality audio systems, and hands-free multi-line phone systems.

When you enlist our video conferencing services for a deposition or other legal proceeding, we will provide you with a detailed outline of what you can expect from us. We also provide technical support throughout the proceeding so that you can concentrate on the deposition or hearing itself. Save time and money by using video conferencing for your next deposition, and free yourself from the burden of worrying about disconnects or other technical issues.

Get a Qualified Interpreter for your Deposition, Mediation or Arbitration Hearing in Illinois

 

As a top court reporting agency, we work hard to meet all of our clients’ litigation support needs. That’s why we have focused on building up a stable of interpreters covering virtually any language or dialect you might encounter.

As you know, making sure your client understands the dialogue and questions asked during a deposition or other legal hearing is imperative. For clients who speak English as a second—or a third or fourth—language, understanding questions may only be possible with the help of an interpreter. A client who goes without the assistance of a qualified, experienced interpreter may significantly harm their legal interests, not to mention the pursuit of truth-seeking.

So take comfort in knowing that we can supply interpreters covering more than 140 languages, including Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Hindi, and Arabic. Among other things, our interpreters can provide real-time translation of attorneys’ questions, and also translate documents during the discovery process. Call us today if you need one or more interpreters to facilitate your deposition, mediation, or arbitration hearing.

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