Court recorders record verbatim proceedings of courts using stenomasks, electronic stenography machines or computerized recording equipment. They transcribe recorded proceedings according to established formats.
Court recorders perform some or all of the following duties:
Record verbatim proceedings of courtroom using computerized recording equipment, electronic stenograph machine or stenomask;
Respond to requests during court sessions to read back verbatim evidence;
Transcribe recorded proceedings in accordance with established formats;
Verify accuracy of transcripts by checking copy against original record of proceedings and accuracy of rulings by checking with judge;
Research and locate quotes to ensure accuracy;
Respond to requests for transcripts ordered by judges, lawyers or the public;
File and store shorthand notes of court session.
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