June 20, 2019
Your depositions are the foundation for your reputation. Producing high-quality work for every job you perform is the best way to increase your credibility and gain new clients. Your quality of work affects whether your clients will refer your business to other prospective clients. When it comes to court depositions, many factors will determine your credibility and build your reputation.
Consistently meeting deadlines and providing clients with the highest quality of work possible will show you are committed to each client you serve. It’s also essential that your pricing is consistent across the board as well.Effective Communication
Communicate effectively. Be sure you understand what the client is asking you to do. During the deposition, make sure everyone in the room have a clear understanding of what is expected. Keep your instructions simple and to the point, answering any questions as they are asked.Accuracy
Accuracy is a significant factor when it comes to depositions. If something needs to be clarified, make sure it is taken care of immediately. Any notes that are taken should be carefully reviewed for accuracy in terms of both spelling and grammar. These are legal documents that will be used in court and must be above reproach in terms of accuracy and clarity.Accountability
Always be accountable for your services and your staff. If a mistake occurs, do your best to ensure it is corrected immediately and to the satisfaction of your client. Being responsible is a crucial aspect when it comes to ensuring your credibility.Professional Integrity
Your work ethic and the quality of the court deposition services you provide to your clients will be the most effective at determining and maintaining your credibility. This takes time. Continue to work toward your goals and maintain your core standards and values.
Court deposition services must be both credible and reliable. It takes both time and hard work to prove your value. Set your goals high and never compromise your standards. In time, your clients will value your work enough to share their opinions with their peers.
Colleen Jilio-Ryan is the Owner of Jilio-Ryan, a Tustin based premiere law consulting firm. The firm along with its certified court reporters is dedicated to providing the highest quality deposition and litigation services to attorneys, insurance companies, and corporations. With her sincere efforts, Colleen is committed to meeting the highest standards of the legal industry, and is an industry leader when it comes to on-time court reporting and deposition scheduling.