Transcript Requests


Pierce County Superior Court has Official Court Reporters in each Judicial Department
to report court proceedings.  Electronic recording is utilized in our
Commissioner courtrooms and high volume criminal courtrooms.  

To obtain a transcript from an Official Court Reporter, please use the list below to contact the judicial department court reporter.

To obtain a copy of an electronic recording, please contact the Clerk of the Superior Court by calling (253) 798-7717 or by going to their website:  Clerk of the Superior Court 


  1. Requests for Transcripts from an Official Court Reporter
  2. Requests for Transcripts from Court Recordings
  3. General Information about Transcript Requests

For hearings and trials before a Judge, contact the official court reporter listed below to make arrangements for a transcript of those proceedings:


Dept. 1, Judge Orlando
Shaun Linse
[email protected]
253-798-7482
Dept. 2, Judge Ashcraft
Michelle Elkins
[email protected]
253-798-7629
Dept. 3, Judge Schwartz
Dana Eby
[email protected]
253-798-7297
Dept. 4, Judge Chushcoff
Contact Superior Court Administration
[email protected]
253-798-3654
Dept. 5, Judge Speir-Moss
Jennifer Flygare
[email protected]
253-798-7475
Dept. 6, Judge Quinlan
Katrina Smith
[email protected]
253-798-7432
Dept. 7, Judge Kiesel
Contact Superior Court Administration
[email protected]
253-798-3654
Dept. 8, Judge Blinn
Cathy Schamu
[email protected]
253-798-6432
Dept. 9, Judge Murphy
Emily Dirton
[email protected]
253-798-6188
Dept. 10, Judge Johnson
Leslie J. Thompson
[email protected]
253-798-2979
Dept. 11, Judge Adams
Marysol Ryder
[email protected]
253-798-7281
Dept. 12, Judge Arend
Contact Superior Court Administration
[email protected]
253-798-3654
Dept. 13, Judge Thomas
Karla Thomas
[email protected]
253-798-7410
Dept. 14, Judge Ahrens
Lanre Adebayo
[email protected]
253-798-2977
Dept. 15, Judge Leanderson
Jamie Booker
[email protected]
253-798-7736
Dept. 16, Judge Martin
Kimberly McLain
[email protected]
253-798-6584 
Dept. 17, Judge Kirkendoll
Contact Superior Court Administration
[email protected]
253-798-3654
Dept. 18, Judge Rumbaugh
Carol Frederick
[email protected]
253-798-6652
Dept. 19, Judge Sorensen
Sheri Schelbert
[email protected]
253-798-6583
Dept. 20, Judge van Doorninck
Contact Superior Court Administration
[email protected]
253-798-3654
Dept. 21, Judge Henderson, Jr.
Kim O'Neill
[email protected]
253-798-7291
Dept. 22, Judge Burton
Carla Higgins
[email protected]
253-798-3615
   


​If you are unable to determine who to contact for a transcript, please contact 
Superior Court Administration at (253) 798-3654 or [email protected].