Jan Schmitt has been a professional court reporter for over 30 years, working in Portland, Oregon and Southwest Washington. Her experience and professionalism has attracted and retains the top court reporters and videographers in the region. Our court reporters average over 20 years of experience, with most of them having worked with Jan their entire career. Jan continues to report as well, as she enjoys the client contact and the relationships that develop over years of reporting.
Schmitt Reporting & Video is part of an extended network of conference and videoconference suites worldwide. Jan Schmitt has partnered with trusted, affiliate, independent court reporting firms to provide national and international coverage for all of your court reporting needs.
Schmitt Reporting’s experienced office staff provides friendly, responsive, and exceptional client service. You will appreciate our knowledgeable and dedicated staff, their attention to detail, and their consistent support.
Our court reporters are all Certified Court Reporters averaging over 20 years of experience. All of our reporters meet exacting professional standards, provide precise realtime court reporting, and are HIPAA certified. Our reporters are trained to report highly technical, medical, and complex litigation cases.
To keep abreast of the latest in technology, litigation services, and trends, both locally and nationally, our court reporting firm is a member of the National Court Reporters Association (including Ethics First and being an Angel donor), the Oregon Court Reporters Association, the Oregon Paralegal Association, the Washington Court Reporters Association, The Society for the Technological Advancement of Reporting, and DepoSpan. Jan annually attends NCRA’s National Firm Owners’ Conference, allowing us to network with other top court reporting firm owners across the United States and around the world.
We proudly support the St. Andrews Legal Clinic of Portland, which works to meet the legal needs of low and moderate income people with family law concerns, and Open House Ministries, which provides shelter, safety, and hope to families without homes. We also support the Southwest Washington Humane Society, The Boys & Girls Club, and the National Association of Legal Secretaries (NALS) of Oregon.