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A Guide to Witness Fees

Calling witnesses to a deposition or trial isn’t free. You have to pay them for their time and for the mileage it takes to get to your office or the courthouse. But not all states require witness fees, nor are all the rules surrounding witness fees the same. That makes it challenging for you, as […]

What Happens If I Avoid a Process Server?

You’ve heard that someone plans to sue you, or you know your spouse recently filed for divorce. In both of these situations, you’ll need to be served with official legal paperwork for the court proceedings to move forward. “I’ll just avoid the process server,” you think. “Problem solved!” FALSE While you may be able to […]

4 Tips for Working Smarter, Not Harder

4 Tips for Working Smarter, Not Harder

Running a law firm is a lot of work. Not only do you have to juggle your own caseload, but you have to make sure you’re marketing your firm to bring in more clients, manage your employees, handle payroll and accounting, and make sure everyone in the office has enough legal pads and file folders, […]

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What Is a Court Researcher, & How Can One Help My Law Firm?

Often, legal cases aren’t just about the individual complaint at hand – a car accident, a felony arrest, or a divorce. Issues from past civil and criminal court cases, and even federal cases such as bankruptcy, are crucial to presenting the most complete picture of the case you’re arguing. Tracking down all the records you […]

Torri’s Legal Services Exhibits at the IBTTA

On October 15 and 16, 2018, Torri and project manager Olga Semonova of the team at Torri’s Legal Services were in Baltimore at the 86th Annual Meeting and Exhibition of the International Bridge, Tunnel & Turnpike Association (IBTTA). The IBTTA is a worldwide organization for the owners and operators of bridges, tunnels, turnpikes, and toll […]

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3 Ways Torri’s Legal Services Can Help You File at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Getting ready to argue a case before the U.S. Court of Appeals requires the collection of many moving parts. You have to get your briefs and other filings ready in proper form, prepare your argument, and make sure everything you need gets to the courthouse safely. Making sure you’re following all the rules and procedures […]

5 Ways Torri’s Legal Services Helps Your Law Firm Run More Efficiently

You’ve heard the phrase, “Time is money.” This is especially true for a law firm, where every moment during business hours has the potential to be billable. Though there are many important activities that make up the running of your law firm, not all of them are profitable given the amount of time you and […]

Torri’s Protects Its Process Servers

At Torri’s Legal Services, our priority always is to make sure your papers get served quickly and correctly – and safely. We do everything in our power to make sure our process servers are protected while out in the field. All our process servers receive extensive training before they are sent out into the field […]

3 Important Ways Torri’s Legal Services Can Help You Find Missing Family Members

Finding a missing family member can, truly, feel like searching for a needle in a haystack, with all the information available. Whether you’re searching for genealogical purposes or legal reasons – the person is an heir, legatee, devisee, or beneficiary, for example – it can be difficult to determine what available information is current and […]

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4 Reasons Proper Document Service Is Important

Service of process is key to making sure your case proceeds with as few delays as possible. Using a professional process server is one of the best ways to avoid improper service and give you peace of mind. Here are 4 reasons proper service of documents is important: Documents Have Expiration Dates Once a Summons […]