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Title Proofreader

Location Downtown St. Louis, Missouri

Classification 1099 Independent Contractor

Job Description

PohlmanUSA Court Reporting is a leading nationwide court reporting agency that delivers exceptional service with remarkable attention to detail. PohlmanUSA has earned its reputation as a leader in the court reporting industry. We are currently seeking experienced 1099 Independent Contractor Proofreaders.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides support to Court Reporters by proofreading legal documents, making corrections and providing recommendations to PohlmanUSA Court Reporters.
  • Ensures the legal documents are accurate and proper grammatical structure and conformity of style, usage and format are utilized.
  • Compares legal documents and marks where appropriate to indicate differences between documents.

Qualification Requirements

  • 2-3 years of proofreading for Court Reporters, preferably within a law firm environment
  • Excellent skills in spelling, grammar, punctuation, sentence structure and proofreading.
  • Familiarity with legal and medical terms preferred.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • General knowledge of Windows-based computer software applications including word processing, spreadsheet, database, document management, presentation and diagramming/charting software programs.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple assignments, use initiative and judgment to accomplish results, work under pressure and produce extremely accurate and detailed work within established timeframe and quality standards.


  • Bachelor Degree or Master Degree in English or Communication preferred.   Certificate or two years of vocational school education in Court Reporting, Paralegal Studies or a closely related field will be considered.