Court Stenographers are responsible for providing high level clerical and transcription services to a court.

They are also known as court reporters and may work on a regular or freelance basis depending on each individual position.

If you are looking for a new job as a freelance court stenographer, you may need to create your resume in order to apply.

The following resume sample will help you write your very own.




Freelance Court Stenographer Resume Example



Alexandra Margolies

8 Council Drive, Sun City Center, FL 90112
(900) 559-9129, Email

OBJECTIVE: Looking for a Freelance Court Stenographer position where I may be able to utilize my clerical skills along with transcription training in order to provide ad hoc services in a busy judicial setting.

• Over eight years of experience as a Court Stenographer
• Highly skilled in creating verbatim transcripts of legal proceedings
• Hands on experience in using stenograph machines and other computer aided programs
• In depth knowledge of transcribing recorded proceedings in accordance to prescribed formats

• Thorough knowledge of trial and appellate court procedures
• Exceptional understanding of current provisions affecting court reporting in most states
• Knowledge of modern office practices
• Excellent communication, organizational and time management skills

• Provided stenographer services to three different courts within a day following rush jobs due to closure
• Wrote a paper on court proceedings and its impact on staff retention which was published in the Legally Yours magazine in 2011


Sep 2012 – Present
Brown and Meyers, Sun City Center, FL
Court Stenographer
• File legible transcript of records of court cases
• Provide transcripts of proceedings
• Respond to requests during court sessions

Jun 2009 – Sep 2012
CIty Court, Sun City Center, FL
• Set up and dismantles stenographer machine or computerized reporting systems
• Maintained accurate and completed files and records
• Transcribed, proofread, certified and provided related documents

High School Diploma: Community School, Sun City Center, FL – 2008