Litigation support has been defined as “the process of providing consultation and support services to attorneys or others in regard to current and pending cases.” Litigation support services comprises of all activities, usually within the law firm, that are designed to prepare a lawyer to try a case. The services include document review, interviewing witnesses, case preparation, case summarization, etc. Litigation support activities include the organization of documents, paper-based document management, but increasingly through technology such as litigation support software and systems. Documents are organized in searchable databases for review and production.
This industry is a comprehensive business model that supplies clients, litigation lawyers, and paralegals with essential documentation and information concerning all areas of law. When a client or legal professional is in the midst of a legal battle there are numerous intricacies which the organization may face and several matters would require an expert opinion. A litigation support service company provides abundant resources for legal professionals which aid them in providing a correct legal advice and greater flexibility.
Need for litigation support services:
With the emerging litigation explosion in the global scenario, the concept of ‘litigation support service’ recognized worldwide acceptance. These types of services are provided by ‘legal support specialists’. Their work of assisting the attorneys in a particular case starts from client interviewing and ends after the execution of the judgment. It is essential to have a litigation support company that understands the complexities involved in management of litigation, that provides legal support, and appreciates the importance of comprehensive management of their work.
Litigation support services that SKJ Juris provides:
Our litigation support services can be bundled as a suite of solutions that will support every stage of your case, or they can be chosen a la carte on a project-specific basis. Combined with our unparalleled language expertise, SKJ Juris provides state-of-the-art litigation support services for a multilingual environment. The litigation support services that we provide include the following:
- Legal Drafting
- Drafting Motions and Pleadings
- Case Research
- Document Coding
- Document Review
- Deposition Summaries and Case Summaries
- Legal Research
- Review and Analysis
- Summarization of Records
Working with our litigation team can provide your corporate legal department greater efficiency. While we handle your legal work by providing valuable litigation support services, your lawyers can focus on high-value legal activities and boost your legal firm’s productivity and overall margins. Our goal is to anticipate the unexpected and to have contingencies and solutions already in place when they occur.