To order a transcript from the court, please contact the court reporter or recorder who reported or recorded the proceeding.  If the court reporter who reported the proceeding is not listed below, please contact the court reporter supervisor for the appropriate office.  This Transcript Instructions and Ordering Form CAED 435  must be completed to order a transcript. Click here for current Maximum Transcript Rates.


When proceedings have been recorded as the official record by electronic sound recording equipment, parties may choose to purchase copies of the electronic sound recording files, from the clerk of court in lieu of transcript for their own use.  Click here for the current rate of Reproduction of Recording of Proceedings. Orders for audio recordings should be submitted to the clerk’s office on Form CAED 436 (Audio Recording Order).


Effective May 15, 2008, the Eastern District Adopted the following Transcript Policy.  This policy and the Federal Rules of Civil and Criminal Procedure require counsel to review and Request Redaction of transcripts as necessary. 

Name Title Phone Email
Ana Rivas Court Services Supervisor 916-930-4133 arivas@caed.uscourts.gov
Kacy Barajas Court Reporter 916-426-7640 kbarajas.csr@gmail.com
Kimberly Bennett Court Reporter 916-741-3475 reporter.bennett@gmail.com
Jennifer Coulthard Court Reporter 916-930-4637 jenrmrcrr2@gmail.com
Tiphanne Crowe Court Reporter 916-743-0122 Tcrowe.csr@gmail.com
Thresha Spencer Court Reporter 916-730-2269 Thresha.csr@gmail.com
Danielle Weisel ECRO 916-930-4072 dweisel@caed.uscourts.gov
Capitol Reporters Reporting Firm 916-923-5447 capitol@crtreporters.com
Diamond Reporters Reporting Firm 916-498-9288 janice@diamondcr.com
Name Title Phone Email
Ana Rivas Court Services Supervisor 916-930-4133 arivas@caed.uscourts.gov
Karen Hooven Court Reporter (DAD) 559-264-0584 karenhooven@yahoo.com
Rachael Lundy         Court Reporter 559-207-1072 RLundy.CSR@gmail.com
Otilia Rosales ECRO 559-499-5928 Fresno_ECRO@caed.uscourts.gov
Alice Timken ECRO 559-499-5612 Fresno_ECRO@caed.uscourts.gov
Name Phone Email
Michelle Babbitt 916-448-7938 mbabbittcsr@gmail.com
Cathie Bodene 916-572-4862 cefbodene@gmail.com
Peggy Crawford 559-266-3789 peggycrawford@gmail.com
Kelly O'Halloran 916-761-6943 kohalloran@comcast.net
Diane Shepard 916-538-5907 diane.shepard@gmail.com
Kathy Swinhart 916-446-1347 kswinhartcsr@gmail.com
Gail Thomas 559-266-0609 gthomascrr@sbcglobal.net