Court Reporting Services

The Court Reporting Department was established in 1991. As employees of the court, ownership of the record belongs to the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit.

Court Reporting Department records the following divisions of the court either by stenography or electronic digital recordings:

  • Circuit Court Criminal
  • County Court Criminal
  • Domestic Injunction Hearings
  • Domestic Relations (purge hearings and General Magistrate events)
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Juvenile Dependency
  • Mental Health (Incapacity, Marchman Act Hearings, Baker Act Hearings)
Digital Recordings
Before ordering a Digital Recording, please review the required operating system requirements and instructions.
Transcripts are available in a printed format and/or via PDF. Transcripts require 4-6 weeks of production time. Please be advised our office is not able to process expedite or overnight requests.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our office has compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions for your convenience.

Order Form for Transcripts and/or Digital Recordings for Court Proceedings

Please Note: In person and fax requests are no longer accepted.

If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to obtain a transcript and/or digital recording you are entitled, at no cost to you,to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact,  Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator, Palm Beach County Courthouse, 205 North Dixie Highway West Palm Beach, Florida 33401; telephone number (561) 355-4380; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call "711."

Melissa M. Sotillo, CER
Court Reporting Services Manager
Brandy Drury
Administrative Assistant
(561) 355-6526