Are you a computer whiz who is interested in the latest technology, or are you interested in developing these skills? Do you like the idea of being your own boss as an independent contractor and controlling your own work schedule? Does observing lawyers in action, listening to the details of cases, and watching justice unfold sound exciting?
If you answered yes, then you might make an excellent Digital Reporter!
The role of a Digital Reporter (“DR”) is to officiate a civil litigation proceeding and to capture witness testimony. The DR is responsible for:
1. Managing the proceedings as an independent arbiter of the record
2. Swearing-in witnesses and acting as Notary of the State
3. Generating a clear and complete recording of the proceeding using high-fidelity audio technology
4. Creating accurate and detailed annotations of case events and terminology to serve as a guide for subsequent transcription.