Washington Court Reporters Association Fall 2021 Seminar

Ana will speak at 12:45 to 2:15 It is an honor to be one of five speakers at the Washington Court Reporters Association's Fall 2021 Virtual Conference! Date: Saturday, September 11, 2021 Program: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PDT AGENDA 9:00 WCRA President’s Welcome Phyllis Lykken, CCR, RPR, FAPR 9:00-10:30 Rebecca Klein & Keith Scott TALLsmall Productions, […]

Bar Association of San Francisco

9/15/2021 Bar Association of San Francisco presentation with Joanna Storey, Esq. Civility and Communication in a Hybrid World Excited to co-present a webinar on September 15 at 12:00 p.m. PDT with attorney Joanna Storey: "Civility and Communication in a Hybrid World," hosted by The Bar Association of San Francisco's Paralegal Section. Summary As we approach […]

Code Switching

Have you heard of "Code Switching"? The most common definition is "the practice of alternating between two or more languages or varieties of language in conversation." Example: "This café has a certain 'je ne sais quoi' ambience." In other words, "I don't know what." Yet while preparing for this, my third time co-presenting with my […]

TCRA Student Committee ~ Student Session


Own Your Story to Speak Up for the Record & Your Needs by Ana Fatima Costa This is a private event for TCRA Student Committee members only. Learning how and when to speak up is a challenge for most of us. Take it up a few notches when it's your job to capture a verbatim […]

ACRA 2022 Virtual Conference

The Alabama Court Reporters Association’s Virtual Conference, “The Compleat Court Reporter,” consists of five seminars designed to enhance your professional development in the areas of  finances  self-advocacy  technology  productivity  health  understanding your responsibilities as a licensed court reporter I am excited to participate at this prestigious event with my fellow speakers Jessie Waack Gorry, Allison […]

Webinar: SpeakUP for Your Needs … in Life and Business!


South Coast College's Legal Networking Forum on Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. PDT (Noon) will feature Ana Fatima Costa, Coach, Author, and Speaker. Ana shares her cumulative 41+year legal career, writing, and coaching expertise to support student and career court reporters to speak up for the record and their needs. This event will […]

Featured Guest on Stenographer’s World Radio


It is an honor to be invited to speak with Stenographer's World's Radio Show host, Al Betz. Join us as Al interviews me about educating attorneys and their roles in making an excellent record, nurturing future reporters (steno and voice), some of the greats in our profession, and more!