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Thinking About Starting Your Own Law Firm? Meet Tim Fizer

If you’re interested in starting your own company, Tim Fizer of FizervMaloon has some practical advice for you. Two years ago, Tim decided to launch his own firm after spending most of his career serving as staff counsel for global insurance companies. Making the transition from a large organization with a staff of more than […]

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Can or Should Technology Replace Court Reporters?

Will technology eventually make court reporting an obsolete profession? With the continuing evolution of voice recognition and digital transcription technology, it’s a fair question and one that may cause any aspiring court reporter to hesitate before entering the field. But just because we have the technology doesn’t mean that it can or will completely replace […]

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Merrill Deposition Services Expanding – Donnice Butler Joins Washington DC Team

We are very excited to announce that Donnice Butler has joined our Merrill Deposition Services team in the Baltimore/Washington DC area. She has many years of experience in the legal profession and one of the most “brightening-of-a-day” smiles. We look forward to working closely with Donnice as we continue to strengthen and expand in the […]

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Paralegal Certification – A ‘Must’ or a ‘Nice to Have?’

Is Paralegal Certification a “Must” or a “Nice to Have?” Paralegals fill an important role on the legal team. Clearly, their role requires advanced knowledge, decision-making and legal skills. Paralegal professionals are also often the “glue” that keeps everyone on the legal team informed, while also keeping the momentum moving forward on a case. Talk […]

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Digital Exhibits – a Lighter, More Versatile Way to Introduce Exhibits at a Deposition

Attorneys are all too aware of the way in which a particular exhibit can influence testimony taken in a deposition. They’re also painfully aware of the cumbersome task of getting those actual exhibits to the deposition. As anyone who has been involved can attest, exhibit management often amounts to boxes and binders of paper that […]

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Best Practices In Selecting A Legal Services Provider – Legal Video

Professionalism In The Legal Services Environment In the highly competitive legal services environment organizations recognize the advantages of superior levels of professionalism.  While there may be many providers in the marketplace that produce adequate products overall, the difference between them is often found in the attention to detail that they exhibit on a consistent basis. Principles […]

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