Transcript Requests

Court Reporter Transcripts

Pierce County Superior Court employs Official Court Reporters in each Judicial Department to report court proceedings.  To obtain a transcript from an Official Court Reporter, please use the list below to contact the judicial department court reporter to make arrangements directly with them to prepare the official transcript.


Electronic Court Recordings

Pierce County Superior Court utilizes a court recording system in our Commissioner courtrooms and high volume criminal courtrooms.  To obtain a copy of an electronic recording, contact the Clerk of the Superior Court by calling (253)-798-7717 or by going to their website .  Pursuant to court rule, if you are submitting an electronically recorded proceeding for review by the court, you must have the electronic recording transcribed by either an official court reporter or by an authorized transcriptionists listed under the Requests for Transcripts from Court Recordings tab below.

  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 held before a Judge, contact the official court reporter listed below to make arrangements to prepare an official transcript:

Dept. 1, Judge Orlando
Shaun Linse
253-798-7482
Dept. 2, Judge Ashcraft
Michelle Elkins
253-798-7629
Dept. 3, Judge Schwartz
Dana Eby
253-798-7297
Dept. 4, Judge Chushcoff
Jessica Sanford
253-798-7556
Dept. 5, Judge Speir-Moss
Jennifer Flygare
253-798-7475
Dept. 6, Judge Quinlan
Katrina Smith
253-798-7432
Dept. 7, Judge Kiesel
Michelle Giangualano
253-798-7513
Dept. 8, Judge Blinn
Cathy Wynne
253-798-6432
Dept. 9, Judge Murphy
Emily Dirton
253-798-6188
Dept. 10, Judge Johnson
Contact Court Administration
253-798-3654
Dept. 11, Judge Adams
Marysol Ryder
253-798-7281
Dept. 12, Judge Andrews
Contact Court Administration
253-798-3654
Dept. 13, Judge Thomas
Tobiyah Abhaya
253-798-7410
Dept. 14, Judge Ahrens
Lanre Adebayo
253-798-2977
Dept. 15, Judge Leanderson
Carmen Lundy
253-798-7736
Dept. 16, Judge Evans
Tammey McMaster
253-798-6584
Dept. 17, Judge Kirkendoll
Karla Thomas
253-798-7410
Dept. 18, Judge Rumbaugh
Carol Frederick
253-798-6652
Dept. 19, Judge Sorensen
Contact Court Administration
253-798-3654
Dept. 20, Judge Williams
Kellie Smith
253-798-3654
Dept. 21, Judge Henderson
Kim O'Neill
253-798-7291
Dept. 22, Judge Burton
Carla Higgins
253-798-3615
Dept. 23, Judge Peñalver
Kimberly McLain
253-798-6855