About Us

Creekside Court Reporting provides quality court reporting services in Santa Cruz, Monterey, the Bay Area, and nationwide. Our office staff is friendly and easy to work with. We strive to provide our clients with the highest level of professionalism, quality, timely service, and customer care.


We offer complete litigation support with the latest technology. Our professional staff has years of experience and is ready to help you with your depositions, court and jury trials, hearings, and mediations.


Lisa McMillan is the owner of Creekside Court Reporting. She has spent the last 25 years working in both the Santa Cruz and Monterey County Courthouses, as well as working as a freelance deposition reporter. Lisa has served on the board of directors for the Deposition Reporters Association of California. She spends time working with local court reporting schools to promote the profession, and she speaks at seminars to help educate court reporters who are transitioning from freelance work to private trial work in the courtroom.

Lisa has been a resident of Santa Cruz since 1984. She is married to former Sergeant Mike (Mac) McMillan of the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Department, and they have two boys, Kyle and Gregory. She enjoys traveling, cooking, and walking with her dog Lucy.