Court Reporters Needed: Type 225 Words Per Minute, World at Your Fingertips
Typing 225 words per minute can get unemployed lawyers jobs as court reporters. That's the breaking news in legal media. Yeah, lawyers are that bad off.
Court reporting is expected to grow by 18 eprcent over the next eight years according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. And since no one is predicting that the downsizing legal industry will ever return to its golden years, lawyers might be in touch enough with reality to train for the court reporting field.