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The City of New Orleans Civil Service Commission has issued an RFQ for Court Reporters

The City of New Orleans Civil Service Commission has issued an RFQ for court reporters. All of the information about the RFQ is on the Department of Civil Service website  Civil Service – Topics – Management Services Division – Documents and Forms – City of New Orleans (nola.gov).

The deadline for submissions is August 20.


The 15th JDC has a need for a Full-Time Court Reporter

The Court further provides maintenance of bonds, office space, essential equipment and software for job performance, and a court liaison to mediate between attorneys regarding transcript requests. The new hire will be expected to perform highly responsible duties of recording and transcribing verbatim records of judicial trials, conferences, hearings, or any other court proceedings where a record is required and be fully accountable for the preparation of a complete and accurate record of proceedings which may involve highly technical terminology used in several different fields.

Please forward your resume to Caroline Roy at croy@15thjdc.org . We look forward to welcoming you to our 15th JDC family!


United States District Court Eastern District is Seeking a Full-time Court Reporter

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time permanent position of Official Court Reporter. Official Court Reporters are appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the court and must comply with the requirements of the Judicial Conference of the United States and the Court Reporter Management Plan of this Court.

All application material must be submitted ELECTRONICALLY, no exceptions, to: HRadmin@laed.uscourts.gov

For more information on this position click the pdf here: United States District Court Eastern District


United States District Court Eastern District is Seeking a Part-time Court Reporter

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana is seeking qualified applicants for the part-time permanent position of Official Court Reporter. Official Court Reporters are appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the court and must comply with the requirements of the Judicial Conference of the United States and the Court Reporter Management Plan of this Court.

All application material must be submitted ELECTRONICALLY, no exceptions, to: HRadmin@laed.uscourts.gov

For more information on this position click the pdf here: United States District Court Eastern District


22nd Judicial District Court – Full-time Certified Court Reporter

The Twenty-Second Judicial District Court seeks a full-time certified court reporter for Division “G.” The court reporter serves at the judges’ discretion and reports to the Court Administrator. The Court requires a consummate professional who will record, transcribe, and maintain verbatim records of the judicial proceedings, in person and virtually.

He/she is responsible for compliance with all applicable statutes, codal articles, court rules, and court rulings relative to the field of court reporting. He/she will maintain licensure/certification with the State of Louisiana as promulgated in Louisiana Administrative Code, Title 46, Part XXI and enforced by the Louisiana Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters. Certified court reporters take a verbatim record of the proceedings; transcribe and certify such parts of the record as may be required by rule or order of the court; complete and file all requested transcripts on or before the transcript due date; and follow statutes and rate guidelines for billing. He/she will preserve and protect the court record by archiving proceedings as required by the court.

This full-time position reports all court events for which they are assigned by the judges and Court Administration. Please send a resume and cover letter to ahall@stpgov.org Compensation will be commensurate with the work duties assigned and prior experience.

For more information, go to:  https://online.22ndjdc.org/employment-opportunities


15th Judicial District Court

Court Reporter

The 15th Judicial District Court is seeking qualified applicants for the permanent position of Court Reporter.

Please forward your resume and court reporter certification to  cbabineaux@15thjdc.org or contact Carlita at 337-269-5708 for more information. We look forward to welcoming you to our 15th JDC family!


Second Parish Court – Gretna

Court Reporter

Second Parish Court, Gretna, La, Jefferson Parish seeks a court reporter for an immediate opening. The ideal candidate for this role will perform professional and skilled work, be certified in the state of Louisiana and will be responsible for making verbatim records and producing certified written transcripts. Additionally, this position will be required to share some administrative responsibilities and any other duties or tasks assigned.

Please send resumes including your certification number to BDavis@Jeffparishcourts.com with Court Reporter 2023 in subject line.


Orleans Parish Civil District Court

Court Reporter – Two Vacancies

The Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans seeks qualified applications for two full-time vacancies for the position of Official Court Reporter. One vacancy exists in the First City Court, the second vacancy exists on the general jurisdiction docket of the Civil District Court. Court Reporters are full-time employees with an excellent salary ($63,218) and benefits package that includes annual equipment maintenance and software necessary for the position, office space, etc. The new hires will be expected to capture, maintain and transcribe records of all necessary court proceedings where a record is required. The Court Reporter will be responsible for and respond to all requests for transcripts in a timely manner.

Please forward your resume and court reporter certification to resumes@orleanscdc.com for consideration. We look forward to your application.


Saint John the Baptist 40th Judicial District Court

Official Court Reporter for Division A

Saint John The Baptist, 40th Judicial District Court, Court Reporters are certified and licensed in voice or machine writing (machine writing preferred). They cover all aspects of court reporting: civil, criminal, domestic, juvenile and family court proceedings. This work includes transferring information of a confidential and/or sensitive nature, requiring a high degree of discretion. Each reporter responds to a variety of requests for information from a variety of clients including, but not limited to: judges, law clerks, clerks of court, district attorney’s office, public defender’s office, private attorneys and members of the general public associated with the case. Each reporter must possess and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and interact in a professional manner with all staff levels as well as the general public.

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Interested parties must submit a resume to diva@stjohnclerk.org or mail to the address below:

Goldie Rainey
Judicial Assistant to Honorable Judge Vercell Fiffie P.O. Box 277
Edgard, Louisiana 70049


Orleans Parish Civil District Court

Court Reporter – General Jurisdiction Docket – Division B

The Orleans Parish Civil District Court seeks a Certified Court Reporter for a division of the general jurisdiction docket: Division B, beginning May 1, 2023. The successful candidate(s) will be a consummate professional who will record and transcribe verbatim records of all judicial trials, conferences, hearings, or any other court proceedings held in open court and/or in chambers. The Court Reporter will be responsible and respond to all requests for transcripts in a timely manner. Please send resume and cover letter including your certification number to resumes@orleanscdc.com<mailto:resumes@orleanscdc.com> with Court Reporter 2023 in the subject line and on all correspondence. Resumes will be accepted on an on-going basis for this position.


Orleans Parish 2nd City Court

Court Reporter / Court Crier

225 Morgan St. Algiers, LA

The Second City Court for the Parish of Orleans seeks a Court Reporter/Court Crier for an immediate opening. The successful candidate for this hybrid position will be a certified court reporter and record and transcribe verbatim records of judicial matters and respond to all transcript requests in a timely manner. Additionally, this position requires shared administrative responsibilities with the Judge’s staff including data entry into the CMS as appropriate, checking in litigants for court sessions each morning, announcing the judge, calling cases, preparation of eviction documents, possession of premises warrants, and working with the Clerk of Court’s office(s) and Constables to ensure the work of the Court is completed in a timely and effective manner. Please send a resume and cover letter (which includes your Louisiana Court Reporter certification number) to resumes@orleanscdc.com <mailto:resumes@orleanscdc.com> with SCC Court Reporter 2023 in the subject line and on all correspondence. Resumes will be accepted on an on-going basis for this position.


U.S. District Court Eastern District Of Louisiana Office Of The Clerk

Official Court Reporter (Part-Time)

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana is seeking qualified applicants for the part-time permanent position of Official Court Reporter. Official Court Reporters are appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the court and must comply with the requirements of the Judicial Conference of the United States and the Court Reporter Management Plan of this Court.

EDLA Full Job Description PDF


U.S. District Court Eastern District Of Louisiana Office Of The Clerk

Official Court Reporter

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time permanent position of Official Court Reporter. Official Court Reporters are appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the court and must comply with the requirements of the Judicial Conference of the United States and the Court Reporter Management Plan of this Court.

EDLA Full Job Description PDF


Orleans Parish Juvenile Court – Certified Court Reporter

The Orleans Parish Juvenile Court is seeking a Certified Court Reporter who can transcribe records verbatim via voice or machine writer of judicial trials, conferences, hearings, or any other court proceedings where a record is required and be fully responsible for the preparation of a complete and accurate record of proceedings . The Court Reporter will be responsible and respond to all requests for transcripts in a timely manner.

Please forward your resume to opjc-resumes@nola.gov for additional information or assistance call 504-658-9612.

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22nd Circuit District, Mississippi – Full-time Court Reporter

The Honorable Tomika Harris Irving, 22nd Circuit Court District, will have an opening for a full-time court reporter as of January 1, 2023. The 22nd Circuit District covers the counties of Copiah, Claiborne and Jefferson Counties. Salary is pursuant to Section 9-13-19. All equipment is provided. Please send all resumes to the Honorable Tomika Harris Irving at tirving@copiahcountyms.gov.

If you have any questions, please call Kinsasha West, Court Administrator, at 601-786-9600, or Theresa Lumley, court reporter, at 601-695-0180.


16th Judicial District Court – Division “B” Certified Court Reporter

16th Judicial District Court – Division “B” seeks Certified Court Reporter for trial court of general jurisdiction in Iberia, St. Martin and St. Mary Parishes. Proficiency in stenotype or stenomask reporting and operating in, or willing to advance to real time translation considered. Louisiana Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters license required. Must reside in or near 16th Judicial District. Courtroom experience preferred, but not necessary. Salary plus benefits and transcription fees. Some equipment provided. All applications are to be submitted through Indeed.

Application deadline: September 2, 2022 – 5:00 p.m. 


19th JDC Court Reporter in East Baton Rouge

The positions are for full-time employees with a full salary plus benefits as well as reimbursement for continuing education, license renewal, and seals.  The Court further provides maintenance of bonds, office space, essential equipment and software for job performance, and a court liaison to mediate between attorneys regarding transcript request.  Courts covered will be criminal and civil.  The new hire will be expected to perform highly responsible duties of recording and transcribing verbatim records of judicial trials, conferences, hearings or any other court proceedings where a record is required and be fully responsible for the preparation of a complete and accurate record of proceedings which may involve highly technical terminology used in a number of different fields.

Please forward your resume to mwheeler@19thjdc.org or contact the same for more information. We look forward to welcoming you to our 19th JDC family!

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U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana Official Court reporter

Official Court Reporters are responsible for recording court proceedings in court and in chambers, for producing requested transcripts, and for filing required copies of transcripts with the Clerk of Court.

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Charlotte Deville
Human Resources Administrator
(337)593-5002


Freelance Court Reporters

Vincent P. Borrello, Jr. & Associates
Seeking Part-time or Full-time Court Reporters
Contact: 504-391-9878 or Email Address: Courtreporter@vincentborrello.com


19th JDC Contract Court Reporters

Seeking daily contract reporters at a maximum rate of $250 per day.  The reporter will be expected to handle court matters for that day and be allowed leave at the conclusion of those hearings.

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Interested reporters contact (225) 389-2569 or cpatterson@19thjdc.org


1st JDC Full-time Court Reporter

Shreveport, Louisiana, First Judicial District Court of Caddo Parish is seeking a full-time court reporter, certified with a Louisiana CSR and/or RPR, machine or voice writers, with benefits including a salary and transcript pay along with medical/dental, retirement, and a nice reimbursement of your expenses yearly!
Great group of reporters, judges and others to work with. It is a great place to live with plenty to do!

Please send your resume to Her Honor, Judge Katherine Dorroh, at kdorroh@kdorrohlaw.com. You may also call (318) 226-6834 for more


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