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Virtual Litigation in the Post-Pandemic Era?

In this article for Bloomberg Law, Kirkland partner Martin Roth discusses the benefits of the new virtual litigation world, in particular for motion hearings and mediation, as well as proposes some practical tips for using these platforms effectively during the pandemic and beyond.

"Frequently innovation is borne by necessity. We are in such times. As a result, while there will probably be a transition back to the pre-pandemic litigation world in many respects, it is fair to assume that the virtual world has created a 'new normal' for certain litigation events like non-testimonial hearings and mediation, at least where clients consent to that new and perhaps cheaper option."

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