Is There Really a Court Reporter Shortage?

by AWR | Jul 17, 2019 3:36:22 PM | Court Reporting

When it comes to court reporters, it’s a seller’s market. This is due largely to the fact that there is a shortage of court reporters alongside more lawsuits than ever. The question then is what does this mean for your law firm...

Tape Recordings vs. Court Reporters

by AWR | Jul 17, 2019 3:34:28 PM | Court Reporting

There has been some debate between the value of tape recordings and court reporters in the courtroom. The bottom line is that court reporters are more accurate. That may seem counterintuitive, because digital recorders would...

SCDTAA Trial Superstars CLE

by AWR | May 14, 2019 1:35:00 PM | Trial Presentation, Court Reporting

What Does A Court Reporter Do?

by Robert Loughry | Nov 13, 2018 4:13:32 PM | Court Reporting

How To Become A Court Reporter

by Robert Loughry | Apr 23, 2018 11:15:00 AM | Court Reporting

Some reports estimate that court reporters will soon be in very short supply. This is due to the rapidly aging workforce of current court reporters, many of whom are approaching retirement. The profession is often overlooked by...

What Is Real Time Reporting? - Facts & Services

Generally, when a court reporter takes down a record of what is said in a proceeding, they use shorthand, a kind of abbreviated language that allows them to keep up with the spoken word. A stenotype, the machine used to take...

Court Reporting Trends - The Evolution Of Court Reporting

by Robert Loughry | Jun 2, 2017 10:28:35 AM | Court Reporting

Innovations in technology over the years have demonstrably enhanced access, accuracy and efficiency in virtually every field or endeavor. Court reporting is no exception. With the development of computer technology, the...

Court Reporting – These Words Count, Telling the Story Behind the Story

by Robert Loughry | Jul 7, 2016 8:00:20 AM | Court Reporting

“The pen is mightier than the sword.” This phrase is a well-known reference to the power of words. Although coined by Edward Bulwer-Lytton for his play Richelieu; Or the Conspiracy in 1839, others such as Shakespeare and Thomas...

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