Remote Court Reporting FAQs

Depositions via videoconference
Click here to view the full Q and A regarding depositions via videoconference

Depositions via telephone
Click here to view the full Q and A regarding telephonic depositions

Addtionally, click here to view the Supreme Court of Florida’s lifting of certification restrictions on interpreters through the end of the year.

The National Court Reporters Association has compiled a list of COVID-19 Stimulus Resources.


All membership renewal notifications have been suspended through May 26.  To renew, please click here.  During this unprecedented time, the FCRA Board of Directors has your health and safety in mind.

What is Realtime Court Reporting?

Court reporters are highly trained professionals who share a unique ability to convert the spoken word into information that can be read, searched and archived. This specialization has created new career paths for reporters, including broadcast captioning and realtime translation services for people who are deaf and hard of hearing.

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The Florida Court Reporters Association (FCRA), a non-profit corporation, exists to advance and perfect the science and art of shorthand verbatim reporting in all its facets, phases, and aspects; and also to foster and maintain the honor and integrity of the court reporting profession while actively serving the public and judicial system of the State of Florida.

Since 1961, the Florida Court Reporters Association has been committed to serving the court reporting industry as well as its greatest asset -- its members. Get involved! You can become involved and engaged in the Florida Court Reporters Association by being a leader in your working environment and community, being excited about the career path you have chosen, and by encouraging others to join and also become involved and engaged in your association, the Florida Court Reporters Association.

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