Louisiana Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters

See Title 46: Professional and Occupational Standards Part XXI. View Document

INTRODUCTION

Court Reporters are the guardians of the record.

The Louisiana Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters is here to serve the interests of the citizens and legal community of the State of Louisiana. This website contains information regarding how to become a Certified Court Reporter in Louisiana, the laws that govern certification and duties of court reporters, requirements that pertain to all Louisiana Certified Court Reporters and Certified Digital Reporters and the Board and its activities. We urge every CCR, CDR and court reporting student to study the content herein.


CONGRATULATIONS

Congratulations to the new certified reporters from the 2023 CCR and CDR Fall Exams!!!!

Official and Freelance

  • Elizabeth A. Andrews, CCR
  • Liza Danielle Coe, CCR
  • Sarah Aleda Cook, CCR
  • Dusty Lynn Higgs, CCR
  • Sabrina Eve LeBlanc, CCR
  • Sarah Y. Owens, CCR
  • Halee G. Richard, CCR
  • Grace Shea Baukman Smyth, CCR
  • Shawn E. Tisdale, CCR

Official Only

  • Samantha Jo Barbay, CDR
  • Angela O. Deichmann, CDR
  • Joy Delahoussaye Glass, CDR
  • Ronald Joseph Noote, CDR
  • Treniece Ariane Taylor, CDR

Meetings

LA CSR BOARD MEETING

Date: Friday, May 31, 2024
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Orleans Parish Criminal District Court, Section D
Address: 2700 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119
Meeting Notice/Agenda: NoticeAgenda


FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING

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LICENSING AND CONTINUING EDUCATION COMMITTEE MEETING

Date: Friday, May 31, 2024
Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Orleans Parish Criminal District Court, Section D
Address: 2700 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119

Meeting Notice/Agenda: Agenda


RESEARCH AND PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING

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COMPLIANCE AND DISCIPLINE COMMITTEE MEETING

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AD-HOC COMMITTEE ON ACT 409 MEETING

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Notices

Exam Notice

CCR CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION:
TBA

Benson Tower
1450 Poydras Street, Ste 739
New Orleans, Louisiana 70112

CCR Examination Application – April


CDR CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION:
TBA

Benson Tower
1450 Poydras Street, Ste 739
New Orleans, Louisiana 70112

CDR Examination Application

Must Bring all of your own equipment to exam.
Go HERE to Students Page for Rules and Details


2023 CSR Committee Assignments


All CCR’s and CDR’s

The current 2 year c. e. cycle is January 1, 2023 thru December 31, 2024.  All c. e. credits are due by December 31, 2024. Failure to obtain all required CE credits before December 31, 2024 will subject a reporter’s license to suspension or revocation by the CSR Board.

You should review the main page of the website for all pre-approved seminars.

Both the LCRA and the VRLA (court reporter associations in Louisiana) seminars will turn in the State punch cards provided by the LA CSR BOARD for you.  All other seminars will require you to turn in your original proof of attendance.  Your original proof of attendance should be turned into the LA CSR BOARD office within 30 days after you receive it.

You are required to obtain a minimum of 12 c. e. credits with 4 of those credits mandatorily due in Louisiana Court Reporting Ethics and Board Rules and Regulations.

 

Announcements

***  JUST AS A REMINDER, CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS FOR ETHICS AND RULES & REGULATIONS MUST BE OBTAINED THROUGH THE LA CSR BOARD.   THE BOARD WILL CONDUCT A TWO-HOUR WEBINAR TWICE A YEAR AT A MINUMUM.  PLEASE OCCASSIONALLY CHECK OUR WEBSITE FOR WEBINAR DATES.  ***

 


2024 CSR LA Ethics/Rules and Regulations Webinar for 2023-2024 Cycle

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Registration is Closed


VRLA (Webinar)

Date: April 20, 2024
Registration: see below
Seminar: 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Meeting Agenda: please check with provider

Register online at www.verbatimreportersla.com or email Ne’Shara Arclese at info@verbatimreportersla.com


The Vox Academy

Date: May 3-4, 2024
Registration: see below
Agenda: please check with provider

To register, please contact: Jennifer Thompson at (803) 261-7214 or email at thevoxacademy@gmail.com

Register online at www.verbatimreportersla.com or email Ne’Shara Arclese at info@verbatimreportersla.com


32nd Nuts & Bolts Seminar

Date: June 2 – 7, 2024
Registration: see below
Meeting Agenda: please check with provider

To register, please contact: Billie Tripp at (225) 644-0619 or email at cctripp@eatel.net


Louisiana City Court Clerks Association (LCCCA)

Date: June 3-5, 2024
Registration: see below
Agenda: please check with provider

To register, please contact: Tonia DeLeon at (985)732-6204 or email at
tonia_deleon@yahoo.com or citycourt@bogalusa.org


Louisiana Court Reporters Association (LCRA)

Date: July 13, 2024
Registration: see below
Meeting Agenda: please check with provider

To register, please contact: Peter Gilberti at (504) 458-2791 or email at peter@lcraboard.org