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- Expert Witnesses
An expert witness is a person who has specialized knowledge through education, experience, skill, or training in areas relevant to finding resolution of a legal dispute. The expert witness is formally allowed to offer an opinion as testimony in court without having been a witness to any occurrence relating to the lawsuit.
- Forensic Experts
Forensic experts analyze evidence for legal proceedings and crime solving that relates to a particular application of science and debates relating to formal argumentation, to decide questions arising from crime or litigation. They are consultants in legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations.
- Court Reporters
Court reporters typically take verbatim reports of speeches, conversations, legal proceedings, meetings, and other events when written accounts of spoken words are necessary for correspondence, records, or legal proof. Court reporters play a critical role not only in judicial proceedings, but at every meeting where the spoken word must be preserved as a written transcript.
- Legal Interpreters
- Private Detectives and Investigators
Private detectives and investigators use many means to determine the facts in a variety of matters. To carry out investigations, they may use various types of surveillance or searches. To verify facts, such as an individual?s place of employment or income, they may make phone calls or visit a subject?s workplace. In other cases, especially those involving missing persons and background checks, investigators often interview people to gather as much information as possible about an individual. In all cases, private detectives and investigators assist attorneys, businesses, and the public with a variety of legal, financial, and personal problems.
- Legal Marketing Services
Experts in marketing for law firms and attorneys.
- Paralegals and Legal Assistants
A legal assistant or paralegal is a person, qualified by education, training or work experience who is employed or retained by a lawyer, law office, corporation, governmental agency or other entity and who performs specifically delegated substantive legal work for which a lawyer is responsible.
- Process Servers
A process server delivers legal documents such as subpoenas, writs, summons, complaints, orders and other court documents to a defendant or an individual involved in a court case. The legal process server must serve the document in accordance with the legislation in the area of service. The person either acts as a professional or as a government official such as a deputy sheriff, marshal or constable.
- Legal Speakers
Motivational business leaders and legal professionals speakers for every event.
- Legal Translators
Alternative Dispute ResolutionADR - Alternative dispute resolution has greatly expanded over the last several years to include many areas in addition to the traditional commercial dispute in the form of arbitration; mediation has become an important first step in the dispute resolution process. Arbitrators and mediators have an important role in resolving disputes. Mediators act as neutrals to reconcile the parties differences before proceeding to arbitration or litigation. Arbitrators act as neutral third parties to hear the evidence and decide the case. Arbitration can be binding or non-binding.
Litigation SupportThe mission of litigation support services and consultants is to provide the legal field with a wide range of services for litigation preparedness.
Litigation support refers to all activities designed to prepare lawyers, law firms and legal departments to try a case, which includes interviewing witnesses, document review, and case preparation.