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Your Ideal Court Reporter – What To Look For!

When it is essential to have an exact legal record of what people said in court, the services of a Court Reporter is needed. The Court Reporter’s primary function is to quickly capture an accurate record of all communications during legal proceedings. It is important they have mastered the skills necessary to produce a transcript […]

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“The Best Stories are Told by Liars!”

Discussing Restraining Orders and Appeals An Attorney Profile of John Siskopoulos John V. Siskopoulos is a founding partner of Siskopoulos Law Firm, LLP, focusing on appellate and civil litigation and chronicled in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly.  Reach him at 617-959-1628, or jvs@siskolaw.com, www.siskolaw.com, or at linkedin.com/in/johnsiskopoulos.  Interviewer Liz Tice With significant experience in handling restraining orders […]

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Attorney Kate Godin

A Tale of Two… States! How Drastically Different Appellate Practice is Between MA and RI

ATTORNEY KATE GODIN represents both private and indigent clients in their criminal and/or sex offender appeals in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. A Tale of Two… States! Through her practice, she has noticed how different not only the rules and procedures are for appeals, but that two states can treat similarly situated appellate clients… differently. In her […]

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Eric Tennen

DEFENDING SEX OFFENDERS: Necessary but Not Popular!

 Elizabeth Tice heads up Office Solutions Plus LLC which is exposed to many interesting cases. From time to time, we like to share what we learn with you.  Today’s interview is with ERIC TENNEN, a partner at Swomley and Tennen LLP, for whom we provide deposition and transcription services.  If we can help capture your […]

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An Attorney Profile from OfficeSolutionsPlusLLC.com Specializing in Depositions, Transcription and Public Hearings

Should you have that second drink?  What about that Xanax you took?  And what is a DRE?  A SPOTLIGHT  INTERVIEW on The Complexities of Drug-Related OUI with Attorney Paul Lawton, Criminal Defense Attorney.  Paul Lawton is a Criminal Defense Attorney and partner in the multi-generational family law firm of Lawton & Lawton in Woburn.  After […]

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OS+ Spotlight Interview: Boston Defense Attorney Discusses Crime Lab Scandal

Aviva Jeruchim is a Criminal Defense Attorney and partner in the Boston law firm of Jeruchim & Davenport, LLP.  As a member of the Massachusetts Criminal Defense Bar, Ms. Jeruchim agreed to speak with OS+ regarding the unfolding scandal at the state’s Hinton Crime Laboratory where a chemist has confessed to falsification of drug testing […]

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Guilty Pleasures – Celebrity Depositions

An inescapable fact of modern-day life is the assault we continuously withstand from Celebrity News – and with the advent of reality television, I use the term ‘celebrity’ very, very loosely.  It’s simply not our fault that, despite a near total lack of interest, we still know way more about the private lives of Tom […]

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Hey Attorneys! Here is a Document Review Tool to Help You!

Attorneys must decide which documents are relevant to a case.  This process is called document review. Often law firms hire experienced document reviewers to study the legal papers.  Sometimes contract attorneys are also hired for this process.  Often much of this work is done electronically, through scanned copies, emails, and other files. A great document-review […]

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Mobile Transcript: the Lawyer’s Lifesaver

The Mobile Transcript is a novel app that is very useful for all legal professionals.  A lawyer, paralegal, court reporters or legal assistant can employ this app to review court transcripts or depositions.  This device even allows a person to annotate their files! Lawyers often work with court reporters who upload the transcripts to the […]

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Outsourcing Transcription Helps Lawyers

Court transcripts are vital documents for lawyers and legal professionals.  Without transcripts of previous court cases, a lawyer would have a hard time understanding how a jury may vote or what evidence is vital to a case.  With transcripts at hand, a lawyer can research similar court cases and learn which witnesses and evidence made […]

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