The History of Continental Court Reporters, Inc.

Continental Court Reporters, inc. or CCR for short, is a full-service court reporting agency owned and operated by the most experienced and skilled court reporters in the industry. Our vast experience and success has made us one of the most trusted and reliable court reporting firms in Texas. We handle everything from arbitrations, depositions, records, video recording and more. Below is a little bit about how CCR got its start as a reporting firm and the advances of where we are today.

Seasoned Leaders

The owners of Continental Court Reporters, inc. are Diane and Gerry Richer, court reporters licensed by the State of Texas. Continental Court Reporters was incorporated in October of 1990. Prior to that time, the owners of Continental operated as Richer & Barnhart, Inc. and Boland O’Neal & Richer, Inc. The owners have been in business together since 1976. Continental first came into existence in 1948 when three official court reporters who were pen writers formed a freelance reporting company to offer reporting services for depositions on Saturdays.

Today Continental Court Reporters specializes in providing real-time services, daily copy, and immediate transcripts for all types of proceedings, including Arbitrations and depositions. CCR provides video recording, global videoconferencing, records retrieval, process services, interpreters, and all types of litigation support services.

Our services are provided through our offices in Houston, Austin and Dallas; and we provide national and international services through our in-house reporters, videographers and trusted affiliates. At Continental, we believe in listening to our clients and working with them to achieve their goals and objectives. Our competitive pricing and advanced technical skills compliment our high-quality products and services. Continental’s experienced real-time reporters can provide the service that will be required for any deposition, meeting, hearing or arbitration proceeding.

What makes us different?

Run by reporters

Continental Court Reporters is run by seasoned reporters who have been in the business for many years. They have seen all types of situations and know how to handle anything that is thrown their way.

Best Reporters

Our reporters are passionate about ensuring they capture exactly what was said so that you get the most accurate record possible. We work with the top reporters in the industry to provide you with the best quality results.

Top quality

We use premium paper and materials when producing your documents and depositions and we go above and beyond to ensure everything is correctly formatted.

Hightened Security

We take document security seriously. All of our servers are secured with the latest technology. We follow HIPAA security measures when dealing with documents and make sure that any physical documents are stored securely.

Full service litigation support

Our litigation support team will make sure that you are our top priority and will work to get your results as quickly as possible. They work with production to get jobs done quickly, precisely and in an organized fashion.

All-in-one team

We are able to provide more support quicker because we have scheduling, litigation support, records experts, videographers and a production team all under one roof. This way, each department can communicate quickly and effectively to get the job done.

Worldwide coverage

We have a large network of partners and work for you in Texas, anywhere in the nation, and internationally. We have the ability to schedule and cover jobs anywhere in the world. Of course, our team is always reliable and highly-skilled.

Going Green

At Continental, we care about the environment and we are committed to using sustainable sources of materials and supplies. We also have an online repository so that everything you need is conveniently accessible on the web.