Over 30 Years of Excellence!
Realtime reporting is exactly what the name implies. It is where the court reporter is connected to a computer that changes what she is writing into English and is delivered to legal counsel and/or the judge in real time as the words are being spoken. The transcript can be delivered to the legal team and/or the judge on the spot through a computer program, allowing them to see exactly what was said without having to top proceedings and ask for a recap.
The person scheduling the deposition will need to let the court reporting firm know that a realtime reporter is being requested for the assignment. It is a special skill that not all certified shorthand reporters are able to provide. Scheduling a realtime reporter can benefit an attorney’s case for a number of reasons.
Is realtime reporting right for your case? Learn more about it below.
- Displaying the transcript over a monitor in real time (great for the hearing-impaired)
- Equipment can be synced directly to an attorney’s laptop, giving them the ability to look over notes without having to pause proceedings
- Ease of keyword/phrase search
- A rough draft of the transcript is available to be emailed or printed immediately following the completion of the deposition or trial when ordered by an attorney
Hanna & Hanna Reporting is a full-service court reporting firm offering complete legal support services, videoconferencing and deposition suites. We provide a wide variety of services related to the court reporter profession, including realtime, transcription service, closed captioning, litigation support and legal video services.
We offer the professional technical support and legal support that makes your job that much easier. We are a member of NCRA, STAR, NNRC, TCRA, TEXDRA and HCRA. Hanna & Hanna Reporting is privileged to have an exceptionally dedicated and committed staff of professionals for all your court reporting needs.
Hanna & Hanna Reporting is headquartered in Houston, Texas and offers worldwide scheduling of depositions, court reporters and videoconferencing. Our Texas locations can provide local services across the region.
We are Covid-19 Proof!
Schedule A Remote Deposition!
Schedule A Service
Book Your Next Deposition, Conference or Other Event
We provide 24/7 Mobile Booking
Visit our offices or give us a call!
8582 Katy Freeway, Suite 105
Houston, TX 77024
The Court Reporting Firm of Choice for Texas!
Hanna & Hanna is proud of its record of excellence!
- Court Reporting
- Transcript Production
- Trial Support
Houston, Texas Legal and Court Reporting News
Making its reputation on fast and accurate legal transcripts over the past quarter-century-plus, the highly regarded Houston court reporting firm Hanna & Hanna Court Reporting and Legal Video Services helps lawyers in arbitrations, hearings, complex patent...
Credit: South Seattle Emerald For many cases, subpoenas are a crucial step. They are legal documents that require the person served to testify as a witness at a specific date and location for a deposition or trial. The person subpoenaed is not necessarily the one...
Credit: Unsplash Online scheduling has changed the game for many court reporting firms. Once upon a time, to schedule a service attorneys had to either call or fax their court reporting firm of choice. This could be irritating, as it can sometimes be difficult to know...
Credit: WeWork After nearly two years of facing a global pandemic, many companies have made the executive decision to return to their offices. For some, this is a frightening jump. Sharing an office space with others again can seem a bit overwhelming after working...
Credit: Jobrapido In the past, how did you schedule your litigation support service? A phone call, probably-- but if you're anything like most attorneys, you often found that work made it so you couldn't make these calls during normal work hours. Email allowed you the...
Over the past few decades, legal videography has grown to be a staple in the world of litigation support. Many attorneys come to court reporting firms expecting legal videography to be one of the services offered. Firms that don't offer legal video (and a diverse...