What is the role of a court reporter in a civil trial?
David H. Ricks provides legal services in the following personal injury practice areas: Car, Truck, Motorcycle, Pedestrian, and Cyclist Accident Cases
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*Dog Bite and Animal Attack Cases
*Medical Malpractice and Surgical Error Cases
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Welcome, I am David Ricks. I am a personal injury trial lawyer in Rancho Cucamonga and the principal of the Inland Empire Law Group. What is the role of a court reporter in a trial? The role of a court reporter is to make sure that there is an accurate transcript of the entire proceeding of that case. The court reporter makes sure that he or she takes down all the statements that are made my the lawyers, the witnesses, the judges or others. To make sure that information is memorialized for purposes later on in the trial. Simply put, the court reporter keeps an accurate account of all the proceeding.