Your Life as a Court Reporter or Captioner You’ve got an exciting career. You’re part of an age-old profession with the brightest of futures. You’re lightning fast. You’re connected to technology. You’re taking down history. You’re a critical part of our legal system, providing a vital service for our world. You’re in courtrooms and in legal depositions. You’re working alongside attorneys and judges and all parts of corporate America. Or maybe you’re providing captions on live television … on ESPN and CNN. You’re at the Oscars and on the floor of the U.S. Capitol. Every day is different, but always – always – you’re in the middle of the action. You’re traveling the country and to all corners of the world. You’re building a profitable business. You’re meeting great people. This is what life looks like as a court reporter or captioner.