We are Cross Reporting

A court reporting firm servicing Kansas City, Missouri for 29 years

Our Story.

Cross Reporting Service, Inc., is a full-service court reporting firm that has been serving the states of Missouri and Kansas since 1986.
The company was originally formed by Anton Obermaier in 1986 and has had tremendous growth since then.
The current president is James A. Leacock, a Registered Merit Reporter and a Certified Shorthand Reporter in Kansas, who has over 35 years of experience in court reporting in the Kansas City area.
Mr. Leacock attended court reporting school at Northern Technical School of Business in Minneapolis, Minnesota, having graduated in the fall of 1978 and began work immediately after that in Kansas City, Missouri.
We are conveniently located in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, a short 15-minute drive east from Kansas City, Missouri. Even though we are located in Kansas City, Missouri, we travel to a number of cities in the Kansas and Missouri area. Please review our “area covered” page for a partial list of the cities that we cover.
Services include real-time reporting, videotape depositions, daily copy, and expedited transcripts for all areas of litigation, with particular expertise in medical and technical depositions, multi-party litigation, notice and subpoena preparation. Our litigation support capabilities include PDF, document imaging, condensed transcripts with keyword indexing.
Conveniently schedule your deposition using our toll-free​ phone number or email us. With just one call to our office, you can schedule the court reporting services, videotape services, conference room, et cetera, and take the burden off of your busy day.
We have several deposition conference rooms available located in both Kansas and Missouri.


Blue Springs
Excelsior Springs
Kansas City
Lee’s Summit
Oak Grove
St. Joseph
and more


Kansas City
Overland Park
and more