Transcript Policy

Instructions for Requesting a Transcript

To request a transcript of a proceeding held before a District Judge you must contact the court reporter or the ESR operator directly. Please refer to the Directory of Official Court Reporters for contact information. For proceedings held by Magistrate Judges please refer to the Contacts for Requesting Transcripts/Magistrate-Judges. The court reporter may require a deposit for each transcript order.

Electronic Transcripts

Transcript Fees

28 U.S.C. 753(f) authorizes district courts to prescribe fees which court reporters may charge and collect for transcripts:

Forms

The CJA 24 form should be used by attorneys appointed under the criminal justice act to order transcripts: