Verbatim Reporters provides legal services to clients throughout Scotland.  Our clients include the court service, legal representatives of witnesses, victims and defendants, private companies and public bodies. We have staff based in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee and Kirkcaldy.

We can provide a range of legal support services including transcribing witness statements, proof reading and filing of legal documents.

Speed and accuracy

At Verbatim Reporters we pride ourselves on working to exceptional standards of accuracy without sacrificing speed.

Our reporters are highly trained and have a wealth of experience working with the Scottish legal system. 

Our legal services

  • Transcribing witness Statements
  • Note taking at meetings and pre-trial hearings

  • Preparation and distribution of documents

  • Filing of documents with relevant authorities

  • Reviewing the accuracy of official papers

Rates & fees

Applicable to court reporting in civil actions throughout Scotland and based on the Act of Sederunt (Fees of Witnesses and Shorthand Writers in Sheriff Court) 2000.

Attendance fee – per hour £44.30

Minimum charge £177.10

Cancellation charge £100.00 per day

Extending notes – per page £7.25

Additional copies of notes – per page £0.61

Charges will be subject to VAT at the rate applicable at the date of invoice. Cancellation fees are not subject to VAT.

Other rates may apply depending on the type of contract (rates available on request). 

Please contact us for a tailored transcription quotation.