United States District Court
Eastern District of North Carolina

PLEASE NOTE: The December 2019 misdemeanor court session will be held in Courtroom 3 of the Alton Lennon Federal Building and Courthouse in Wilmington.
All other Wilmington court sessions will be held at 1003 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401.
Please check this site for further updates: updated November 27, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

VISITOR INFORMATION: Mobile devices and weapons are not permitted in the courthouse. Please bring a photo ID.

U.S. Code Regarding Court Reporters

Transcript Formatting Guidelines

Official NCED Court Reporter Information

Amy Condon
PO Box 25670
Raleigh, NC 27611

Tracy McGurk
phone: 419-392-6626
PO Box 25670
Raleigh, NC 27611

Michelle McGirr
PO Box 25670
Raleigh, NC 27611

Transcript Request (Instructions)

  • If you need to order a court proceeding from a court reporter, or if you would like a copy of a previously produced transcript, you may contact the official court reporter directly. If you need to order a transcript of a court proceeding that was digitally recorded, you must contact Shelia Foell at 252-830-2330.
  • To determine if there was a court reporter or whether the proceeding was digitally recorded, you may access the docket sheet through PACER or at the public terminal located in the clerk's office. The court reporter's name and contact information is located in the 'minute' docket entry indicating that a proceeding was held. If the proceeding was recorded, the docket entry will reflect that the hearing was recorded with FTR Gold.
  • Before contacting Shelia Foell, please have the following information ready:
    • Case number
    • Defendant Name (in a criminal case)
    • Presiding Judge (if known)
    • Date of proceeding
  • For contact information regarding proceedings from contract court reporters (any court reporter on the docket not listed above); copy requests, and other general transcript questions, please contact Troy Blankenship at 919-645-1733.
  • If you need a copy of a transcript that has been filed with the court, subject to Judicial Conference Policy, you may access the transcript through PACER or at the public terminal located in the clerk's office. The transcript is available for copying on PACER at the rate of $.10 per page or at the clerk's office it can be printed at the rate of $.10 per page. Please note, that the $3.00 cap does not apply to transcripts.

Availability of Transcripts of Court Proceedings

Attorney Obligations Regarding the Redaction of Transcripts
Transcript Redaction Procedures
Maximum Transcript Rates

Authorization and Voucher for Payment of Transcript - CJA 24

Forms for Use by Court Reporters