HOW TO HAVE A RESTORATIVE VACATION AS A LEGAL PROFESSIONAL (AND WHY YOU SHOULD)

“I can’t take time off because there’s no one else who can cover for me!” “If I leave for a week, my boss will think I’m replaceable!” “I have to skip vacation so that I can finish all my work!” Do any of these phrases sound familiar? Statistically, they should! The truth is, America is Read more about HOW TO HAVE A RESTORATIVE VACATION AS A LEGAL PROFESSIONAL (AND WHY YOU SHOULD)[…]

HOW A SINGLE COURT REPORTING SERVICE IMPROVES PRODUCTIVITY

It’s no secret that practice makes perfect! The more frequently you perform a task, the more efficient you become. Although many of us live by this colloquialism in our personal lives, the concept is rarely applied to court reporting services. At First Legal, we have decades of experience in the legal industry. That experience has Read more about HOW A SINGLE COURT REPORTING SERVICE IMPROVES PRODUCTIVITY[…]

THE KEY TO ESTABLISHING DEPOSITION CREDIBILITY

When people think of the legal system, they think about facts and irrefutable forensic evidence. But the truth is, cases are frequently won and lost not based on facts but based on the witnesses’ ability to communicate those facts credibly. As a result, establishing credibility during your deposition is critical. To litigate successfully, we recommend Read more about THE KEY TO ESTABLISHING DEPOSITION CREDIBILITY[…]

THE IMPORTANCE OF THE WRONGFUL TERMINATION DEPOSITION

Wrongful termination cases are often extremely personal and difficult. On one side, you have an emotional client who feels wronged, and on the other, a company that feels entirely in its right to terminate the plaintiff. After carefully selecting witnesses who can speak to the workplace environment and your client’s termination, we suggest turning your Read more about THE IMPORTANCE OF THE WRONGFUL TERMINATION DEPOSITION[…]

MASTERING THE EXPERT WITNESS DEPOSITION

Expert witnesses are a critical piece of the deposition puzzle, and every piece of information will be vital when it comes to your trial. It can be daunting to take on individuals who are at the top of their field, especially if you’re not fully familiar with their industry. Fortunately, there are a few simple Read more about MASTERING THE EXPERT WITNESS DEPOSITION[…]