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Best Practices for Remote and Video Depositions

Gavel and Law Books on Computer ScreenWednesday, April 14, 2021
11:00 AM EST – Noon EST
By Zoom

Presenters:
Sharon Rabinovitz,
   Account Executive — Veritext

Barbara Landes,
   Account Executive — Veritext

Moderator:
Katherine Lawler, Esq.,
    Nelson Mullins Riley
    & Scarborough LLP

Free to MDC Members; $30 for Non-Member Attorneys

Remote Depositions are nothing new and for most of you have become routine. However, attorneys are still struggling to find the best way to handle exhibits. In this seminar you will discover how you can mark and introduce your exhibits in Real Time, virtually.

Additionally, videotaped depositions are becoming increasingly important in a virtual world. Discover why this is the case and ways to make video clip designations and annotations and so much more. Feel free to invite Paralegals/Professional Assistants, who may benefit from this seminar.

In this seminar we will review:

  • Exhibit Distribution Best Practices
  • Considerations When Preparing the Witness
  • Swearing in the Witness Remotely from any State or Globally
  • Importance of Videotape Depositions
  • Making and Showing Video Clips for trial, arbitrations and mediations

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Please note that this event is open to MDC attorney members, who are welcome to share the provided Zoom link with any legal support staff who also wish to participate in the session.

About the Presenters:

Sharon RabinovitzISharon Rabinovitz, Account Executive,
srabinovitz@veritext.com, 443-836-6887

Sharon Joy Rabinovitz has over 26 years of experience in the legal field. Born and raised in Maryland, Sharon has many family, friends and colleagues in MD. She is currently with Veritext Legal Solutions in business development and remote solutions for depositions. Sharon was previously with Gore Brothers Reporting (13 years) as their Marketing Rep in court reporting solutions, Video Conferencing and presentation technologies. Previously she has worked as a paralegal with The Law Offices of Peter G. Angelos, & Frank, Bernstein, Conaway & Goldman. She also was an entrepreneur as the Owner & President of Ribbon Roll, Inc (Specialty Wholesaler of Printer supplies & toner) for 13 years. Sharon has developed & built long term relationships over the years that she still maintains. She is always going the extra mile to keep her clients happy. She possesses strong leadership, social media & interpersonal skills, & has become a great problem solver. In helping the local community, she is an active volunteer with the following charitable organizations. The Ronald McDonald House, United Way, The Associated — JPW & Lawyers sections, R-Baby Foundation, St. Jude Children's Foundation, Lifetime member of The Hadassah Organization and Meals on wheels. Also, this year helping out during the Covid-19 Pandemic leading a project of preparing lunches & meals for the homeless & Front-Line workers that are so important to our country!

 

Barbara LandesBarbara Landes, Account Executive,
blandes@veritext.com, 443-616-5889

Barbara Landes has over 25 years experience in the legal field. Barbara worked at several previous court reporting agencies and through many acquisitions has now found a home at Veritext. Prior to working in court reporting, she worked as a litigation paralegal at one of Baltimore's premier law firms. Having worked in a law firm, and as a former court reporter user, Barbara has a unique perspective on what clients want when choosing a court reporting company. She is committed to client advocacy, delivering world-class service and finding win/win court reporting solutions while focusing on reducing litigation costs.

 

About the Moderator:

Katherine Lawler, Esq.Katherine Lawler, Esq. is a Partner with Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP. She concentrates her practice on defending companies in mass tort and personal injury matters. She has defended hospitals, product manufacturers, distributors, and suppliers on local, regional, and national levels. She has managed numerous local and national trial teams, developing effective trial themes and case evaluation strategies. Over nearly a decade as a litigator, Mrs. Lawler has developed complex medical and scientific defenses, corporate defenses, and corporate and expert witnesses. She has experience building strategic themes across multiple disciplines to tell clients' stories at trial. In addition, she counsels clients on litigation risk and strategy across a variety of jurisdictions and issues. Along with tort litigation, Mrs. Lawler devotes part of her practice to pro bono cases in the areas of family and special education law.


Thank you to Veritext for sponsoring this event.

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