Happy Independence Day!

Since tomorrow is Independence Day, we are taking a break from our normal genre of topics to bring you a little history lesson in honor of our great Nation. Why do we celebrate Independence Day? The short answer is that on July 4, 1776, the 13 colonies claimed their independence from England, an event which […]

Tips Your Court Reporter Wants You to Know:

  If a court reporter could hand you a list of do’s and don’ts, these are probably the top five.   Provide Introductory Information Share all the important information with court reporters such as attorney names, proper names, spelling of unusual terms, and technical terminology ahead of time to get a faster turn around and […]

Legal Research Tips

A positive legal outcome depends on a well-researched case.  But how do you make sure your research is both efficient and effective?  Here are a few tips: “Just the facts, ma’am”.  Know the facts of your case and define what you need before you dig.  Knowing how your research will be used in court is […]

Must Haves for Every Attorney: Practice Management Software

This week we are starting a series of must-haves for every attorney but what separate this list from the many others is that it will be solely focused on actionable and practical must haves as opposed to the standard subjective material. Similar to any other profession, there is a list of must haves for attorneys. […]