Download the Free Guide to Exhibits Whitepaper

In addition to capturing the record by typing 300+ words per minute, marking exhibits is a key duty of a court reporter during a deposition. While it might not seem important, it can make a huge difference in the outcome of a deposition and a case. Court reporters and attorneys can ensure a clean, uncomplicated [...]

Diamond Voted Top Court Reporting Service 7 Years in a Row

Each year, the New York Law Journal calls on the legal community to choose their favorite providers in various categories. Our valued clients have voted Diamond as the #1 Court Reporting Service seven years in a row – 2010 through 2016. We thank the New York Law Journal readers and all our clients for your [...]

Holiday Survival Guide for Legal Professionals

The holiday season is here. That means shopping for gifts for clients and co-workers, holiday travel and office parties. The season is festive, but can also be overwhelming. Feeling pulled in too many directions? When you feel overwhelmed, you have a choice to make. You can go on feeling discouraged with a defeatist attitude or [...]

Diamond New City – Rockland’s Premier Deposition Center

We are excited to share news of the opening of Diamond New City, Rockland’s premier deposition center at 120 North Main Street, Suite 500, New City, NY 10956. It is conveniently located two blocks from the Rockland County Courthouse and offers on-site parking. The newly renovated space has fully equipped conference rooms, complimentary for all [...]

Deposition Best Practices

Depositions are the most common of all legal proceedings. They are very important because testimony given during depositions can do much more than provide useful information. Deposition testimony can expose new holes in cases, lead to settlement or be used to impeach witnesses at trial. Here are tips that can get optimal results from your [...]

Paralegal Career Outlook

Paralegals play important roles in law offices. As the familiar saying goes, “behind every great lawyer is a great paralegal.” Also known as legal assistants, they are responsible for a variety of tasks to support lawyers, including maintaining and organizing files, conducting legal research, and drafting documents. The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics projects [...]

Diamond Wins Top Spot in 2016 NYLJ Rankings

Each year, the New York Law Journal calls on the legal community to choose their favorite providers in various categories. We are proud and grateful to announce that our valued clients have voted Diamond as the #1 Court Reporting Service in 2016. We thank the New York Law Journal readers and all our clients for [...]

Best Practices for Deposition Objections

Depositions are the most common of all legal proceedings. They are very important because testimony given during depositions can do much more than provide useful information. Deposition testimony can expose new holes in cases, lead to settlement or be used to impeach witnesses at trial. While not trials, depositions still carry legal weight and are [...]