Certified Legal Video Specialist and Videographer in Los Angeles

Certified Legal Video Specialist and Videographer in Los AngelesShown left is our certified legal video specialist in Los Angeles, David Johnston, who provides legal video services.

Certified Legal Video Services and Legal Videographers in Los Angeles

In depositions, legal videography services are required to be performed by certified legal video specialists, someone who has been trained and someone who has obtained certifications from the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA).

The certification, resume and fees of our certified legal video specialist are shown below:

Certified legal videographer certificate 

Our certified legal videographer is also a notary public in Los Angeles.  Please see his resume below. 



Certified Legal Video Specialist (certified through the NCRA)
08/2006 - 12/2012
Girardi | Keese Lawyers
Los Angeles, CA
Litigation Support


09/1996 – 06/1998
Western State College of Colorado
Gunnison, CO
Communications/Theater Major

Dean’s list
12/1995 – 01/1997
Wings of Denver Flying Club
Englewood, CO
Private Pilot (Single Engine Land)

Special Skills

Native English speaker; Novice Mandarin Chinese speaker; licensed, reliable and safe driver; proofreading; composition; voice-over. Software: Proficient in Excel, Word, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat & Final Draft; Intermediate in Premiere Pro, After Effects, Adobe Audition, Sony Vegas (including 3D workflow), Sketchup, Photoshop, HitFilm & Power Point; Basic familiarity with 3DS Max & Maya 

Certified Legal Video Services and Legal Videography Fees

Legal Videography Rate Sheet

Deposition Recording:
First 3 Hours (includes set-up* & Tear down) – $300
After 3 Hours - $100 per hour
After 6 hours - $150 per hour
Travel within 50 miles: No Charge
Travel beyond 50 miles: $0.55 per mile.

*Please note: Set-up begins one hour prior to scheduled deposition, please make arrangements to ensure videographer has access to the building and deposition room (especially if set-up is to be done before operating hours)

Cancellation fees:
More than 24 hours notice: No Charge
Less than 24 hours notice: $300

Video Duplication Services:
Certified DVD - $50
MPEG1 CD - $50
Video/Transcript Synchronization** - $100 per hour (one hour minimum)
Post-production editing - $100 per hour (one hour minimum)
Blu-Ray is available upon special request.

**Video transcription services can only be provided to clients who have paid for the final transcript.
 Also see Legal Videographers and Video Court Reporters in Hong Kong

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We currently have several working locations in Los Angeles

In East Los Angeles, San Gabriel Valley

401 N. Garfield Ave. #1
Alhambra, CA 91801
Tel: 626-487-8909
Fax: 626-282-9252

In West Los Angeles, near Santa Monica, Beverly Hills

10920 Lindbrook Dr.,
Los Angeles, CA, 90024
Tel: 877-800-8832
Fax: 626-282-9252

In Beverly Hills (Also see Chinese Translation Services in Beverly Hills)

433 N. Camden,
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Tel: 877-800-8832
Fax: 626-282-9252

In Central Los Angeles

2975 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Tel: 877-800-8832
Fax: 626-282-9252