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BWF1_cropBeovich Walter & Friend Certified Court Reporters (BWF) has been providing quality court reporting services to Portland, Oregon’s legal community since 1957. As the longest running reporting firm in Oregon, they strive every day to maintain their outstanding reputation and to provide the legal community the highest quality service available anywhere. Aligned with some of the most notable names in the reporting field such as the National Network of Reporting Companies (NNRC), the Nation Court Reporter’s Association (NCRA), and the Society for the Technological Advancement of Reporting (STAR), BWF ensures that they provide the utmost in quality litigation support for the modern attorney.

Providing For The Modern Attorney

Although BFW has been around for nearly 60 years, they have made it a point to keep up to date with their technology. Their services are completely within the 21st century and include: Local, national, and International coverage of Certified Court Reporters, handshake_1Expedited and Daily transcripts as well as Same-Day Drafts, Realtime Reporting connected via iPads, iPhones, and other digital devices, Internet Steaming, Hyperlinked Exhibits and Synchronized Video, as well as Secure Online Access with 24-hour available assistance. BWF’s court reporters also engage in a program of continuing professional education that ensures that everyone is fully credentialed and up to date.

In addition to their state of the art services, BWF’s website has recently undergone an overhaul. Now with mobile-friendly dynamic scheduling as well as recent news updates and resources for the Portland and Oregon legal communities, they’ve ensured that their website is an ideal court reporting resource for the 21st century.

Distinguished By Excellence


Julie A. Walter

Embodying the spirit of the company, Beovich, Walter & Friend Certified Court Reporters’ current president continues to pursue a court reporting career integrated into the Portland community. Current president Julie A. Walter joined the offices of Beovich 1986, before rising to the position of co-owner. Although Julie is the co-owner and equal partner of Doug Friend, she continues to take on reporting assignments and understands the needs of today’s legal community. Despite her busy schedule, however, Julie Walters still finds the time to volunteer. She has served on the board of the National Network of Reporting Companies and given her time to both the Oregon and National Court Reports Organizations.