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Official Court Reporter - U.S. District Court, Western District of VA

Lynchburg, Virginia


Location: Lynchburg, VA

Opening Date: July 29, 2018

Closing Date: Open until filled

Salary Range: $78,249 - $89,986 (dependent on qualifications/certifications)

Position overview

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia seeks an Official Court Reporter. The Western District consists of 9 judicial officers and staff located in seven divisional offices (Abingdon, Big Stone Gap, Charlottesville, Danville, Harrisonburg, Lynchburg and Roanoke). The District has three active district judges, three senior district judges, and three full-time magistrate judges. Official Court Reporters must comply with the requirements of the Judicial Conference of the United States and The Court Reporter’s Manual published by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts. The position is located in the Lynchburg division. Travel including overnight, within and outside the district is required.

Representative duties

  • Performs court reporting services for any judicial proceeding as may be required, recording and transcribing verbatim testimony of courtroom proceedings and reading back any or all portions.
  • As requested or ordered, provides transcripts within the time frames and cost requirements of the Judicial Conference. Responsible for determining that billings and formats comply with the Judicial Conference requirements. 
  • Maintains accurate, legible records which are subject to audits. Completes record-keeping forms, documenting information contained in reports, and maintains and safeguards records until their disposition, according to statutory requirements and Judicial Conference policy.

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