Court reporters provide support to court proceedings by recording information in the legal premises. They record testimonies, judicial opinions and judgment sentences for future references.
They are expected to transcribe the recorded information into the right lingo and are also required to read portions of this script as and when requested. They use Dictaphones and stenographs to perform these duties and are also expected to proofread all transcripts in order to ensure accuracy.
The following cover letter for court reporter will help you write your cover letter if you are an entry level applicant who has less or no experience in hand.
390 Bidwell Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 99853
September 8, 2018
Mr. Oliver Pablo
Manager Human Resources
Jersey City Judiciary
736 Farley Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 20514
Dear Mr. Pablo:
Working my way through Jersey Law College, I have been trained specifically in understanding the legal procedures and terminologies. Looking for a position that will allow utilizing my skills in law proceedings, I am now endeavoring to acquire a Court Reporter position at Jersey City Judiciary.
At the law college, I worked specifically with mock trials to better understand the process, and I have noticed that the position of a court reporter is quite pivotal. I would like to explore this possibility by employing my knowledge of the legal system and transcription duties. Since I am a keen listener and can type 80 words per minute, I am sure that I will be able to do justice to this job. I am knowledgeable in using Dictaphones and stenographs and owing to my organized nature I can efficiently manage accurate transcriptions and file them appropriately for future use.
Please feel free to ask me for any information that you may need to process my application for this position in a swift manner. I am available at (000) 222-2012 after 3 pm every working day and all day during the weekends.
Thanks for your time and consideration, and I look forward to hearing from you.