News and Notes

More In-House Counsel Utilize Remote Streaming of Depositions to Improve Efficiencies and Achieve Cost Savings

In-house counsel face pressure from corporate management to increase efficiency and cut and control costs of discovery. One of the principal strategies for achieving these strategic goals is to leverage technologies; two in three corporate law departments adopted new technology tools last year in order to improve processes, according to the 2018 Altman Weil Chief Legal Officer Survey. Read More

5 Benefits of Scheduling Depositions As Early As Possible

Litigation is often a high-stakes and fast-paced business that does not always provide the luxury of comfortable lead times ahead of deadlines. But if you can schedule depositions as early as possible, it will help to maximize the quality of the service you receive and minimize the cost of court reporting services. Read More

Association of Business Trial Lawyers (ABTL) Recap

What a wonderful panel of amazing women judges/lawyers from the Association of Business Trial Lawyers (ABTL) of LA!  The topic was Class Action Settlements: Tips/Pitfalls for Obtaining Judicial Approval. Susanne Paisley, VP of Business Development, is a proud member of ABTL who attended the April 10th program on behalf of deposition services leader Henderson Legal Services. Read More

Henderson Legal Services Announces Promotion of Gary Sharn to Vice President

WASHINGTONFeb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Henderson Legal Services, Inc., a leading global provider of court reporting and related services to corporations, law firms and government entities, announced the promotion of Gary Sharn to vice president in its sales organization.  Sharn was the Company’s leading revenue producer in 2018.  He is based in Arlington, VA. Read More

Henderson Legal Services Expands National Sales Team to Fuel Continued Growth

Global Deposition Services Leader Adds Experienced Personnel in Multiple U.S. Regions 

Washington, DC. – December 11, 2018– Henderson Legal Services (HLS), a leading global provider of deposition and related services to corporations, law firms and government entities, announced that it has hired three experienced sales professionals to accelerate its continued growth.  The newest sales team additions are based in multiple U.S. time zones to support the company’s expanding national client base. Read More

Henderson Legal Services Becomes a Corporate Business Partner of the International Practice Management Association (IPMA)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Henderson Legal Services, Inc., a leading global provider of deposition and related services to corporations, law firms, and government entities, today announced that it has become a corporate business partner with the International Practice Management Association (IPMA), the premier resource for information and education on the management of paralegals and other practice support professionals in law firms and corporate law departments globally. Read More

Why In-House Litigation Counsel Are Embracing Remote Deposition Technology

According to a report from Thomson Reuters, the top priority of legal departments is controlling the costs of outside counsel[1]. That’s no surprise, considering that 68 percent of legal departments are taking on more work without corresponding budgetary increases. Meanwhile, hourly rates for outside counsel are rising for 71 percent of survey respondents. In order to cope with this disparity, legal departments of all sizes are leaning heavily on technology to improve efficiency. Of the many solutions available, remote deposition streaming is one of the most promising. Read More

Henderson Legal Services Retains Greg Mazares to Expand National Sales Team

ARLINGTON, Va.Aug. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Henderson Legal Services, Inc., a leading global provider of deposition and related services to corporations, law firms, and government entities, today announced that Gregory J. Mazares has been retained as Executive Vice President of Sales to expand, train, and manage the company’s national sales team.  In this capacity, Mazares will provide experienced senior leadership of sales.  He is based in Los Angeles, CA. Read More

Save Big with Streaming Depositions

Our clients are saving at least $1,100 on per-person travel-related expenses when they attend out of town depositions remotely using Henderson Legal’s LiveLitigation streaming feed. Click this Link to view a 2-minute video showing how Henderson’s time-saving technology works. Read More

Deposition Trends to Watch for in 2018

Henderson Legal Services analyzes key deposition trends and gathers feedback from thousands of attorneys. We share these insights to keep you current on new technologies and to offer practical, economical solutions for your practice.

The demand for Internet-based deposition streaming increased substantially from 2016. Attorneys and their corporate counsel are more frequently attending depositions remotely. Read More